Witness Testifies as Wadume Trial begins today
Bala Hamisu popularly known as Wadume, the Taraba popular kidnapper appears before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High court sitting in Abuja today 29th June. NANS reported that Wadume appeared before the court with the other six defendants. The defendants are: Auwalu Bala, Inspector Aliyu Dadje, Uba Bala, Rayyanu Abdul, Zubairu Abdullahi and Bashir Waziri. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
It was reported that ten soldiers were initially included in the case file but their names were later removed from the charges before hearing today.
Assistant Superintendent of Police, Felix Adolije revealed before the court how he and his team were attacked by soldiers after Bala Hamisu Wadume was arrested on the 6th of August, 2019. He explained how two policemen and two civilians were shot dead by the troop led by Captain Tijjani Balarabe, with other five members of the police team wounded to casualty. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
Earlier before, the News Agency of Nigeria, NANS has reported that the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami SAN has on the 3rd June, 2020 wrote a letter to took over the case from the Police which was not granted