The police have arrested 3 men who kidnapped a 16-year-old girl in Gwarimpa, Abuja on 18/04/2017, after she was lured to attend a Modeling Interview, and released after a ransom of N400k was paid on 20/04/2017.
24-year-old Edache Echoga, the gang leader and native of APA in benue state was arrested at kubwa area of Abuja. He confessed to the crime and admitted receiving #200,000 as his share.
His confession resulted to the arrest of the 2 other gang members, festus Ajiboye ‘m’ age 26yrs an indigene of ondo state and Ahmed hassan ‘m’ age 21yrs an indigene of kano state. Both were arrested in Lagos state on 23/4/17 after they travelled to spend the share of their ransom.
Exhibit recovered from the first time kidnappers includes the phone of the victim which was used in the ransom negotiation and jewelries of the victim.