Thursday, August 20, 2015

Two Nigerian students arrested in India on suspicions of joining ISIS

Two Nigerian students - Imran Kabeer and Sani Jamiliu from Kano state were recently arrested in Punjab while travelling to Pakistan, allegedly to join the ISIS terrorist group. They were arrested based on suspicions of joining ISIS, after attempting to enter Pakistan without valid travel documents.

The spokesman, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ogbole Ahmedu-Ode, confirmed that the Nigerian embassy officials had applied to see the suspects to “ascertain their claim of Nigerian nationality.”

“Our embassy in India has applied for consular access to see the boys so that we can ascertain their claim of Nigerian nationality,” he said.

1 comment:

  1. Never knew naija people could die for anything, see poverty at work