UPDATE: Tukur Mamu Had Military Accouterments in His House – DSS.
The Department of State Services, DSS has said it recovered incriminating materials including military accouterments and foreign currencies in the home of the hostage negotiator, Tukur Mamu during the raid it carried out in his residence and office.
This was revealed in a press statement released by the Public Relations Officer of the Nigerian secret service, Peter Afunanya.
According to the statement, investigations will continue and subsequently, Mamu will be charged to court.
The statement obtained by Choc News reads,
“So far, appropriate security agencies have executed valid search warrants on Mamu’s residence and office. During the processes, incriminating materials including military accouterments were recovered.
“Other items include large amounts in different currencies and denominations as well as financial transaction instruments.
“While further investigations continue, Mamu will, sure, have a day in court.”, the statement concludes.
Recall that yesterday we reported how the DSS raided the home and office of Mamu, the Desert Herald publisher who doubles as a hostage negotiator for the release of the Abuja-Kaduna train attack victims.
Stay tuned for more updates as investigations continue.