3 August 2011
THE Police in
have uncovered an illegal training camp operated by an unregistered security outfit and arrested 57 people allegedly undergoing counter-terrorism training at the camp. Kaduna
The illegal camp, reportedly located at
, Kwoi in Jaba Local Council of the state, was allegedly operated by an organisation known as Advanced Homeland Security and Mountaineering Agency. Dura Yadi Village
A team of heavily armed anti-riot policemen raided the camp following intelligence reports to the police.
It was gathered yesterday that youths between the ages of 25 and 30 were recruited from
Kano, and Anambra states by the organisation upon payment of unspecified amount of money. Kaduna
It was also learnt that the head of the organisation and co-ordinator of the counter-terrorism training, identified as Royal James, was arrested by the police and is currently helping them in their investigation.