By Donald Ezeora
Vigilant police detectives have rearrested one of the inmates that escaped from the Kuje Prison, Abuja.
Kamala Lawal Abubakar was nabbed by officers of the Katsina State Police Command in Danmusa Local Government (LGA) of the state.
The command which paraded the suspect alongside other criminals at the state police headquarters said Kamala Abubakar was apprehended during a police raid on criminal hideouts at Danmusa LGA.
Police spokesman, SP Gambo Isah, said, “At about 1800hrs, based on credible information, DPO Danmusa and team carried out raids at suspected criminal hideouts in Danmusa LGA and succeeded in arresting one Kamala Lawal Abubakar, aged 33, of Unguwar Sale Quarters, Danmusa LGA, a suspected fugitive from Kuje prison, Abuja. In the course of the investigation, the suspect confessed to having escaped from Kuje Prison, Abuja, during the recent Kuje jailbreak.
“Some quantity of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp was also recovered in his possession during a police search. The suspect will be handed over to Nigerian Correctional Service, for further necessary action”