Kogi State Government destroys House, Cars of Notorious Kidnapper (PHOTOS)
Kogi government destroys house and properties of kidnap kingpin in Oyunkoko Ward in Okene LGA of Central Senatorial District of Kogi State.
The house of the coordinator of the ring of notorious kidnapping kingpins was destroyed after he confessed to the crimes. This is where ransoms are brought and victims are kept blindfolded.
After confirming ransom, victims are taken up the hill visible in photo 2 for final lap of trekking to where they can be found.
IEDs, guns and ammunitions were found in this house.
Alhaji Tijanni Bakare, the owner of this house has confessed to being the ring leader of a gang which has terrorised Kogites and travelers along the state.
The Anti Kidnapping, Robbery and Terrorism Law was passed by the State House of Assembly and assented to by Former Governor Idris Wada.
Governor Bello warns Kogites harbouring criminals or even unsure of the source of income of their tenants who live large should take this as a warning. Any house where arms and ammunitions are recovered will be brought down.