Two persons namely Umar Sada alias ‘Yaume’ and Ahmed Adamu alias ‘Dindingi’ both of Kofar Sauri area of Katsina metropolis, yesterday, at the Katsina Police Command, confessed to have killed three persons and snatched away their motorcycles, DailyTrust reports.
The Commissioner of Police’s surveillance Corp had arrested the duo after an operation. Speaking with newsmen, Ahmed Adamu said they were being paid between N3,000 for each operation. .
“After every operation we take the motorcycle to Hirji town to meet one Mikailu Rahamawa who crosses over to Niger Republic to return with our payments. At most we are paid between N3,000 to N4,000, depending on what he tells us, we collect and return to continue,” he added. .
He said, “So far we have operated and killed three persons at the G.R.A., Lambum Danlwai and Steel Rolling areas.” For Umar Sada, “All I want is for the police to go after others involved as well as I regret my actions.
We normally use cables to strangle our victims, they become unconscious and dead before we take the bike,” he said. Speaking on the issue, the state Commissioner of Police Usman Abdullahi said, “People should be careful on carrying commuters to lone areas.