The Nigeria Police Force is to parade Umar Abdulmalik, one of the commanders of the terrorists group, Boko Haram, soon.
Suspected to have been involved in some key attacks in different parts of the country, particularly, Abuja, he was arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Intelligence Response Team (IRT).
Described as one of the most deadly and wanted Boko Haram leaders, bank robbers, assassins and explosive experts in Abuja, he is said to be the mastermind of the Kuje and Abuja’s Nyanya bombings of 2015.
Abdulmalik is said to be the gang-leader of Galadimawa roundabout 7 police officers killing, Lugbe police officers killer, Gwagwalada area police killings in Abuja.
The terrorist is said to have been the brain behind the bank robberies in Edo and Ondo State.
This is apart from the killings he had carried out in Okene axis of Kogi State.
Abdulmalik is said to be the commander of the attack and rescue operations of the prison in Niger State early in the year.
He lost one of his eyes during the operation.
“The suspect was arrested by the IRT Special team today after he escaped with bullet wounds from Abuja three weeks ago when IRT teams arrested four of his gang members and recovered 4 AK47 rifles and hundreds of ammunitions.
“He is responsible for hundreds of death of innocent citizens and Police Officers across the nation; and he has been apprehended,” the News Agency of Nigeria quoted a source as having revealed.