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Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Photos: Firearms manufacturing factory uncovered in Benue state

The Benue state police command has uncovered a firearms manufacturing factory in the state. The discovery came after the arrest of one Felix Ioryer of Assasi NorthBank Makurdi on May 24th. The suspect confessed to have sold a locally fabricated Beretta pistol to one of his accomplice who simply goes by the alias, 'Bishop of Abuja" for #40,000.


During investigation, the suspect led operatives to an arms manufacturing factory at Tse-tyungu Kyado district of Ukum LGA. Two suspects, Purga Tyowa 25yrs and Aondoyavenga 18yrs were arrested. Items recovered from the factory includes items used in the manufacturing of the locally made firearms.

- 1 carbon cylinder
- 1 gas cylinder
- 1 sumec generating set
- 1 Dane gun
- 1 fabricated pistol
- 1 filing machine
- 1 drilling machine
- 2 saws
- 1 tool box
- 1 Bagco bag containing tools
- 1 Bajaj motorcycle.

According to the police, the suspects would be charged to court as soon as investigation is concluded.


Anonymous said...

Why not rehabilitate these boys so that they can teach Nigeria moronic military how to produces these guns. smh

Eddy Ogbunambala said...


chris77 said...

Best scenario is to train these young men if they can really proof they are manufacturing gun.

Agbomen said...

No wonder there is no peace in Benue State. Enough firearms create mayhem. Smh.

Anonymous said...

|If the Nigerian State is sensible enough, this boys will be sent for training in order to manufacture quality guns for the Nigerian military.Nigeria always kill talents instead of encouraging talented citizens

OSINANL said...


Emeka Izuogu said...


OBA said...

Exactly my thoughts...

Vivian Reginalds said...

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