The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested a suspect with an improvised explosive device, IED, at the Living Faith Church, Sabon-Tasha, Chikun local government area of Kaduna State.
The Command’s spokesman, Yakubu Sabo, who confirmed the arrest in Kaduna of the suspect, a middle-aged man, identified as Nathaniel Samuel, was arrested with items suspected to be IEDs. He said investigation has commenced to ascertain the suspect’s mission.
Sabo added that only investigation could reveal Samuel’s agenda with the device, and promised to give details and update on the outcome of the investigation.
Some worshipers at the church said the suspect was apprehended after dropping a bag in the church and sneaking out.
They said the man was later traced to the church’s toilet, where he was caught holding a remote control and was subsequently handed over to the Police.