Troops of the Nigerian Army have arrested a suspected female bandit, Zainab Abubakar, at the Ungwan Salaha, Mararaban Jos community, in the Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, Col. Aminu Iliyasu, arrest of the suspect to newsmen, in a press statement issued on the 27th February 2020 said “Troops of the 1 Division Garrison have arrested a female bandit at Ungwan Salaha in Mararaban Jos. Preliminary checks into her phone revealed a video clip of the suspect dancing with an AK-47 rifle hung on her neck during a social event.
“The same troops on a reconnaissance patrol around Kirsa Village in Anka LGA of Zamfara accosted a motorcyclist conveying a young woman.
“However, the rider abandoned the motorcycle and the lady and ran into a nearby bush.
“After the encounter, troops arrested the lady, recovered one AK-47 rifle, one AK-47 rifle magazine loaded with 30 rounds of 7.62mm special ammunition and a Honda motorcycle.