Umar Muhammad, a firearms dealer has been arrested while transporting rifles across the country.
As gleaned from the pictures obtained by the Naija Banquet, the suspect uses his vehicle to convey firearms hidden in the bonnet compartment of his vehicle across Nigeria.
The Police through its Public Relations Officer, CP Frank Mba, confirmed that Umar helps Fulani nomads to convey their weaponry from one location to the other.
Naija Banquet gathered that a group of suspected kidnappers have been linked to the suspect. They are: Muhammed Bello, 52; Umar Abubakar, 22; Usman Mohammed, 20; Musa Ibrahim, 53; and Lawal Ismail, 25.