Mother of two stabbed to death by her husband in Jigawa

A mother of two, Hauwa Sani, has been stabbed to death by her husband of eight years, Abdul Hassan in Jahun Local Government Area of Jigawa State.   Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson for the State Police Command, Abdul Jinjiri, said Hassan stabbed Hauwa eight times with a knife which led to her death on July 3.  According to Jinjiri, preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect acted based on the influence of drugs as he has been addicted to substance abuse for a long time.   Jinjiri said Hassan fled the…

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12-year-old girl raped by 11 men in Jigawa

11 men have been arrested by the Jigawa State Police Command for raping a 12-year-old girl.   They were arrested on Saturday May 30, after the police received a complaint of one of the suspects who is 57-years-old being seen at Limawa market in Dutse LGA, trying to lure the victim.   Following the arrest, the rape victim listed names of men who had sex with her at different occassions.   Spokesperson of the state police, Abdu Jinjiri said;   “A case of rape is being investigated at the Criminal Investigation…

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Mysterious deaths hit Jigawa state as 100 persons mostly above 50 years of age die within the last 10 days

The Jigawa state government is currently investigating circumstances surrounding the mysterious deaths of over 100 persons in Hadeja local government area of the state.   The Special Assistant to the Local Council Chairman on Media, Sani Kakabori, who confirmed this to newsmen, said an average of ten persons mostly above the ages of fifty, have died everyday within the last ten days in the local government.   Meanwhile, the State Chairman COVID 19 Task force who is also the Commissioner of health, Dr Abba Zakari Committee, has constitued as investigation team led by Dr Mahmud Abdulwahab with…

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