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Nigerian Army arrests 2 alleged masterminds of Taraba killings

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Two alleged masterminds of the killings in the Takum and Ussa Local Government Areas of Taraba State, have been arrested by troops of the Nigerian Army.

Brig. Gen. Texas Chukwu, the Director, Army Public Relations Officer said the suspects identified as Mr. Danjuma and Mr. Danasebe Gasama were both arrested following a tip-off in a community in Takum.

The army spokesman revealed that it has been confirmed that the pair were behind the wanton killings and disorder in the LGA’s in Taraba.

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He also called on the general public to provide useful information which could lead to the arrest of unwanted elements in the society.

Brig. Gen. Chukwu said; “Preliminary investigation has identified these two individuals as key players in the killings and uprising in the two LGAs in the state.

“The general public is advised to always give useful and timely information to the security agencies for prompt action,”‎ he added.


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