The Kano State Police Command yesterday affirmed that a 26-year-elderly person, Mrs. Hauwa Habibu, purportedly cut her two children to death in Kano.
The Spokesman of the Police Command, DSP. Abdullahi Haruna, disclosed that the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Habu Ahmad Sani, has requested the case to be moved to the murder part of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), for discrete examination.
Habibu was asserted to have cut her kids over a disagreement with her husband , Mr. Ibrahim Haruna Aminu, who wedded another wife.
An uncle to the deceased youngsters, Mr. Sadiq Haruna Aminu, likewise claimed that Habibu has been living with jealousy and envy since the time his brother wedded another spouse.
“The youngsters were cut severally by Hauwa and this was affirmed by Zainab, the oldest of the kids that is 10 years of age,” Sadiq asserted.
The ward head of Diso quarters, Mr. Ahmad Bello, said that the incident happened when the spouse was away in his new wife’s home on Saturday.
Haruna additionally affirmed that on Saturday, October 3, the police got data that the presume purportedly cut her two kids to death with a cutlass.
The people in question, as per the police, were distinguished as Yusuf Ibrahim, 6, and Zuhra Ibrahim, 3, and were hurried to the Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Kano were they were affirmed dead by specialists working.
The police representative additionally affirmed that the presume likewise cut her youthful sister, one Aisha Abdullahi, 10, who was hurried to the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, for treatment.