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Suspected Burkinabe terrorist arrested in Upper West

A suspected terrorist Burkinabe identified as Zuri Ibrahim is in the grips of Police in Gwollu in the Upper West Region in his bid to flee from arrest by Zaandam in Burkina Faso.

Zuri Ibrahim is said to have been accused by police in Burkina Faso of having links with recent terrorist attacks at the splendid hotel in neighbouring Ouagadougou.

According to Sisala West District Police Commander, ASP Guy Peter, the suspect disclosed to the police during interrogation he hails from Ivory coast.

ASP Peter indicated that a vigilante group at the border who first spotted him, raised alarm, arrested him and handed him over to the police at a nearby police station.

Information gathered by Ultimate news’ Musah Lansah indicates that the suspected terrorist was part of Former President Blaise Compoare’s presidential guard.

As at press time, he was being transferred to Wa, the Upper West Regional Capital .


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