Ya’u Ahmadu aka Dogo Russia

According to multiple reports, the notorious leader of a kidnapping syndicate in Kagarko-Jere axis of Kaduna state has been arrested.

The man identified Ya’u Ahmadu aka Dogo Russia who is said to be responsible for killing 2 policemen and the abduction of two Americans and two Canadians last week was arrested by DCP Abba Kyari and his team.

Abba Kyari (middle) and his colleagues after the operation

Combined teams of Intelligence Response Team IRT, Counter Terrorism Unit CTU and Kaduna Police Command all deployed by Inspector general of police; Ibrahim K Idris rescued the 3 white men and one white woman (2 American and 2 Canadian Citizens) who were abducted by the gunmen.

The four expatriates were abducted along Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State on Tuesday. Two Nigerian policemen were killed by the gunmen in the course of the abduction.