By Isa Kajuru, Kaduna
The Kaduna State Command of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has dockedÂ four persons accused of the abduction and murder of an army colonel,Â late Samaila Yinusa.According to the police, the accused wereÂ on ThursdayÂ arraigned beforeÂ a magistrate court sitting in Kaduna for the offences of abduction andÂ murder.
Yinusa was allegedly abducted and killed onÂ March 27Â in Kaduna State.Â His body was later discovered along the Abuja-Kaduna highway two daysÂ after he was kidnapped.
The four suspects are: Emeka Okeke, Kabir Ibrahim, Chijoke UgwuanyiÂ and Ebele Precious.
When they were paraded by the Kaduna State Police Command, they Â confessed to kidnapping and stealing the army officerâ€™s car but Okeke,Â the gang leader, denied killing him, saying the colonel died from aÂ gunshot he fired himself.