One of the robbery suspects paraded by the Nigeria Police Force on Monday has narrated how his gang terrorised travellers along the Zaria-Kaduna expressway and robbed them of their valuables.
He also revealed how his gang members raped a woman on the highway while she was travelling with her family.
The suspect who was one of the 81 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers and internet fraudsters arrested in Taraba, Kaduna and other parts of the country, said aside from stealing from their victims, they also rape female victims.
In his confessional statement in Hausa interpreted by a police officer at the SARS office in Abuja where they were paraded, he revealed that he is a farmer and an armed robber who has being part of six robbery operations on the highway before he was eventually arrested.
The suspect said:
“We were on a robbery operation along Zaria-Kaduna expressway one day when they sighted a car conveying a man, his two kids children and his mother.
“While robbing the family, we pulled out the woman from the vehicle and raped her in the presence of her husband, mother-in-law and her kids.”