Female gun runner arrested with N2.4m in Katsina
A 27-year-old housewife, Aisha Nura, has been arrested in Katsina State with N2.4m being proceeds of arms supplies to bandits.
Aisha Nura, said to be the wife of a bandit, was arrested on July 25 while attempting to board a commercial motorcycle from Batsari to Nahuta village.
The spokesman for Katsina police command, SP Gambo Isah, confirmed the arrest on Friday.
According to him, Aisha Nura confessed under investigation, that she was sent by her husband, one Nura Murnai, to collect the money from bandits in Kaduna forest.
The police spokesman said the husband, who is on the run, was also a bandit who belonged to the camp of another bandits leader, one Abu Radde.