Good day, and welcome to the latest Taraba State online news headlines update for today, Monday, July 29th, 2019, on Concise News.
The Police Command in Taraba on Monday confirmed the killing of four suspected kidnappers by policemen in Bali Local Government Area (LGA) of the state, Concise News reports. DSP David Misal, the Police Public Relations’ Officer in the state disclosed this while speaking with newsmen in Jalingo. Misal said that the suspected kidnappers were killed in their camp located on the mountain top in Kungana area of the LGA. “The DPO of Bali received a tip-off that the kidnappers who have been operating within the area were hiding on the mountains, we quickly mobilised the police and vigilante groups. “On getting to the camp, there was a serious gun duel which led to the death of four of the suspected kidnappers,” he said. Misal explained that a Dane gun, charms, pot of soup, solar panel and ammunition were recovered from the kidnappers’ den. Read more here.
The Taraba Government says it will integrate the Nigerian National Park Service into its security architecture as part of efforts to secure the lives and property of its people, Concise News reports. The state Governor Darius Ishaku unveiled this plan in a statement issued by Yakubu Zull, Media Assistant to the Conservator-General, National Park Service last Friday in Abuja. Ishaku received the Conservator of Gashaka-Gumti National Park, Mohammed Kabir at the Government House in Jalingo. The governor said integrating the park into the security architecture of the state had become imperative. Read more here.
And that’s all for today on the round-up of the latest Taraba State online news headlines.