POLICE RAISE ALARM OVER INCREASING CASES OF CHILD RAPE, SODOMY IN SOKOTO

Police The Sokoto State Police Command has released a statement on the incessant cases of child molestation, abduction, rape and sodomy in the state. The spokesperson of the command, ASP Muhammad Sadiq, advised parents to be more vigilant. Read full statement below; “The attention of the Sokoto State Police Command has been drawn to the incessant cases of child molestation, indecent assault, abduction and rape as well as sodomy in the State. “The state Commissioner of Police Ibrahim Sani Ka’oje is hereby calling on the good people of Sokoto State to…

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ISLAMIC TEACHER JAILED 7 YEARS FOR HAVING ANAL SEX WITH 35 ALMAJIRIS

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Minna has sentenced a 33-year-old Islamic teacher, Abubakar Abdullahi, to seven years imprisonment for having anal sex with 35 of his pupils. Abdullahi, a resident of Sabon Gari, Kontagora, was charged with the unnatural offence, contrary to section 284 of the penal code law. The police prosecutor, Daniel Ikwoche, had told the court that one Murtala Abdullahi, a Hisbah Commander in Kontagora Local Government Area, reported the matter at the ‘A’ Police Division in Kontagora on July 22. Mr Ikwoche said the complainant alleged that…

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MAN SODOMISES 32 ALMAJIRIS IN NIGER STATE

Enyioha Opara, Minna The Niger State Police Command has arrested a 33-year-old man, Abdullahi Abubakar, for allegedly sodomising 32 students of an almajiri school in the Kontagora Local Government of the state. The incident was reported to the police on July 22, 2019, by a Kontagora Hisba (Sharia police) Commander, Murtala Abdullahi. Northern City News gathered in Minna on Sunday that the suspect had engaged in the unwholesome practice for some time. Abdullahi was said to have told the police that students of an almajiri school in Sabon-Gari area of…

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