Following the rising spate of kidnappings and ritual killings in Delta State, detectives hooked up to the State Felony Investigation Division, SCID, have arrested six native docs in Ughelli and its environs.
They’re: Bernard Thomas,52,
Babalola Akin, 48,
Agbalokpe Kennedy,49 and Chief Chiedu Agharho,56 years.
The Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr Anthony Ogbizi confirmed the arrest, saying that the detectives acted on intelligence. He disclosed that three of the native docs have been arrested in Ughelli, whereas the three others have been nabbed in Abraka, with unusual substances together with ready charms.
In line with him, the suspects have made helpful statements and could be charged to courtroom upon completion of investigations. Investigations by Crime Tracker reveal that, a number of the Yahoo boys in police headquarters in Asaba, and people hiding in some components of the state, who principally put on dreaded hair types popularly referred to as ‘Dada’ within the native parlance, shove their dreadlock hairs to evade arrest. A few of them have additionally deserted their costly luxurious automobiles like Benz C Wagon, Toyota Venza, that prices between N10 million and above, to additional evade arrest they’ve gone into hidings, whereas a lot of them have additionally vacated their costly residences and fled the state owing to the arrest of their colleagues.
Subsequently, lots of the deserted automobiles belonging to them have been impounded since they can’t clarify how the automobiles have been acquired notably with their younger age and with no severe technique of livelihood. Additional investigations by Crime Tracker reveal that, there’s a Particular Squad from the police excessive command Abuja in synergy with the Delta State Police Squad which have stepped up search their flash factors and hideouts.
One among their methods is to deal with these individuals with no legit technique of dwelling however personal and drive costly automobiles, who’re engaged in fraudulent acts, kidnappings which might be related to yuletide.
In the meantime, business s3x employees in Abraka group in Delta State final week protested and blamed the present low patronage of their s3x commerce on the crackdown on Yahoo Boys’ within the state by the police.
The prostitutes, numbering over 30 from two well-known brothels within the space, took to varied streets within the early hours of the day, in skimpy attire that hardly cowl their nudity, chanting sorrowful songs primarily in Ibo language, regretting that for the reason that ongoing crack down on ‘Yahoo Boys’ and ritualists by the police, issues haven’t been the identical when it comes to the patronage they get.
The protesting prostitutes mentioned, “the police have introduced unhealthy marketplace for us. We now not get patronage as we used to get in Abraka group when Yahoo, Yahoo boys have been in cost. Starvation is now treating us very unhealthy, the Yahoo, Yahoo boys pay very nicely higher than others. They’ve stopped coming to our motels, we are actually struggling.”