Kebbi Police Command Arrests Man For Raping 8-year-old Girl

Kebbi Police Command Arrests Man For Raping 8-year-old Girl

By Haruna Aliyu Usman, Birnin Kebbi

The Commissioner of Police in charge of Kebbi State Command, Ahmed Magaji Kontagora, has said that police in Wasagu divisional office have arrested one Zayyanu Abubakar also known as chinaka for raping an 8 year old girl Fatima.

According to the statement, the farther of the victim, Shehu Bello, reported at Wasagu divisional office that the suspect (Zayyanu) had lured his daughter who hawks grasshopper, ate it up, and pointed a knife at her threatening to kill her and forcefully had sexual intercourse with her in an uncompleted building at the same Wasagu town.

The statement added that the suspect has been arrested and was transferred to criminal investigation department before he will be arraigned.

Similarly, in Nameri Fulani village under Suru local government, a gang of armed bandits invaded the residence of one Alhaji Muhammad Jabbi and kidnapped his 12 years old daughter.

On receipt of the report, team of armed police pursued the kidnappers and rescued the victim unhurt subsequently arrested four suspects in connection with the crime.

The arrested victims are Major Julli, Ibrahim Babuga, Boyi and Buyo Tukkuwa all under Bagudo local government area of Kebbi state.

However, upon investigation the suspects confessed to the crimes and would be charge to court accordingly for prosecution.