Police nab man who strangled pregnant girlfriend

Posted admin News 187 Views 1 Min Read
1 Min Read

Kano State Police Command has arrested one Philibus Ibrahim for allegedly strangling his 22-year-old pregnant girlfriend, Theresa Yakubu.

Ibrahim who committed the offence in Tundun Wada Local Government (LGA) of the state, was arrested alongside his accomplice Gabriel Bila, Both of Unguwar Korau Tudun-Wada LGA.

Confirming the incident, Mr. Mamman Dauda, the Commissioner of Police in the state told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that on April 2 at about 4.30pm, the command received an information from a good Samaritan that a lady was seen lying on the roadside, unconscious on Kano-Jos Road in Anadatia Village.

“On receiving the information, a team of policemen was rushed to the scene and the victim was taken to Tiga General Hospital where she was confirmed dead by a doctor.

“Investigation, however revealed that the victim left Nasarawa Kuki to Yantomo Village in Garin Babba LGA of Kano on March 27, at about 6pm. The principal suspect was arrested and confessed committing the offence by using the victim veil to strangulate her.” He reportedly said.

 

 

 

Share this Article
Posted by admin
Follow:
A group of seasoned crime reporters drawn from reputable media organisations in Nigeria. To help in creating a friendly Nigerian Police Force that meets the yearnings and aspirations of the citizens towards policing and security of lives and properties. To showcase the positive sides of the Force, as well as celebrating the great feat of police personnel, who have shown uncommon courage in the discharge of his / her responsibility. In the same vein, through objective ratiocination, identify the areas of shortcomings for corrections. We welcome you on board on this journey to build an enviable Nigeria Police Force by actively playing the role of a watch dog. Watch out for crime stories and other security titbits.
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *