A man in Nigeria, Abubakar Adamu has been arrested for been in possession of 375 rounds of live ammunition and seven AK47 magazines. They were found in the vehicle he uses for commercial transportation.
According to the Police, the dangerous items were found in his Honda Civic car which was flagged down in Suleja, Niger state.
Police spokesman Abiodun Wasiu said Adamu was apprehended by anti-robbery operatives attached to Suleja after a tip-off, adding that the accused confessed he was part of a robbery and kidnap syndicate and that his role was transporting the group’s weapons.
“During interrogation, the suspect confessed to being a member of a robbery and kidnap syndicate, with responsibility to transport arms and ammunition for the syndicate,” he said.