Police nab family members for homicide in Kano



By Abba Gwale

Kano state police command have arrested a 50-years-old man, Adamu Musa, together with his son and grandson, for allegedly killing a man suspected to be a kidnapper, at Gomo village area of Sumaila Local Government, Kano state.

The trio of Adamu Musa, his son and grandson, are being accused of killing a 30-year old Kabiru Yau and his daughter Harira, with machetes and bamboo sticks, on 26 August 2020.

Kano state police command spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, has confirmed the report.

Haruna said the assailant, Musa, had confessed that he had directed his son and grandson to kill Kabiru Ya’u whom they suspect of being a kidnapper.

It took 119 days after committing the murder for the team of Operation Puff Adder to be able to arrest the three suspects. They are now being investigated, before they will be eventually charged to court.

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