Police nab 16 kidnap suspects in Abia

The Police Command in Abia said it had arrested 16 suspected kidnappers and some suspected armed robbery alleged to have been terrorising residents of the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Leye Oyebade, made this known at a news briefing at the command’s headquarters in Umuahia on Monday. He vowed that the command would deal decisively with criminal acts in the state and warned criminals to engage in legitimate business or leave the state.