The Nigeria Police Force has arraigned notorious kidnap suspect, Bala Hamisu, popularly known Wadume and 18 others for terrorism, murder, kidnapping, and possession of illegal arms.
Wadume is being arraigned before Justice Binta Nyanko at the Federal High Court in Abuja.
He arrived at the court alongside his co-defendants amidst tight security by the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team.
The police had on February 3, 2020, slammed a 16-count charge on the suspects, after they were allegedly assisted to escape by soldiers attached to Battalion 93, Takum, led by Balarabe
It was reported that three policemen and two civilians were killed during the escape incident, while five other police officers were injured. Wadume was rearrested 13 days later in his hideout in Kano.