As efforts by Federal Authorities to curb the activities of illegal detention centers intensifies, Adamawa State police command has yesterday busted an illegal detention center at Wuro Hausa suburb of Yola South local government of Adamawa State.
Information reaching FOMBINATIMES indicated that the operation has led to the rescue of 15 inmates of the detention center while its operators have been apprehended and detained.
Efforts to speak with the PPRO, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje was not successful before going to press but a source at the state police command confirmed the development to FOMBINATIMES reporter.
“The police command got a tip-off about the operations of the illegal rehabilitation/detention center and quickly mobilized its men to the area.
“So far about 15 persons have been rescued and the operators arrested. Investigation on the matter is ongoing,” the source said.