SANI Muhammad Sani
Kano Police command has apprehended a Mercedes car fully loaded with sophisticated Explosives devices. Spokesman of the command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa has disclosed Saturday.
Other dangerous weapon’s recovered were 2 AK-47 Rifles, 4 AK-47 Magazines, 1098 Live Ammunition, 2 Pistol Magazines
The vehicle was apprehended on Thursday while on transit from Jigawa to Kano State.
A crack team of Explosive Ordnance Disposal – Chemical, Biological Radiological and Nuclear Defence (EOD-CBRN) experts and Operation Puff Adder successfully led the operation about 1630hrs of the same date.
The suspects while in hot pursuit abandoned the Motor Vehicle at Bubbugaje Quarters Kumbotso LGA Kano State after a hot pursuit.
A technical search conducted by the team discovered that it was fully loaded with Improvise Explosive Device materials. Two AK-47 Rifles, Four AK-47 Magazines, One thousand and Ninety-Eight Live Ammunition, and Two Pistol Magazines which were recovered by the Police.
Full investigation has commenced.