A faculty trainer has been arrested in Kano for the grotesque torture of an 8-year-old Almajiri boy, Muhammad Garba.
The spokesman of the Kano Police Command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who confirmed the incident in an announcement stated the grandmother and father of the kid, have been additionally arrested.
The PPRO stated the incident was reported to the Command after the boy was discovered roaming round a culvert close to Kofar Mata Quarters Kano.
“On the 29/03/2022 at about 1400hrs, a report was acquired from the Managing Director, Kano State Company for Evacuation and Repatriation of Beggars that, on the 28/03/2022, one Mallam Usaini Uba, ‘m’, of Kofar Na’isa Quarters, Kano delivered to the company, one Muhammad Garba, ‘m’, aged 8 years previous, an “Almajiri Boy”, who was discovered roaming round a culvert, close to Kofar Mata Quarters Kano, with scar marks throughout his physique ensuing from suspected torture,” Kiyawa acknowledged.
“On receipt of the report, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi raised and instructed a crew of detectives led by SP Umar Sa’id Abdullahi to hold out an intensive investigation. The crew instantly swung into motion. The sufferer was rushed to Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital Kano, the place he was handled and discharged
“On a Preliminary investigation, the sufferer acknowledged that he hails from Nguru, Yobe State, and he escaped to Kano State by Practice on account of extreme beatings by his trainer at “Almajiri Faculty”, one Ma’aruf Muhammad. Sustained efforts and extended follow-up led to the arrest of the “Almajiri Faculty” trainer, Ma’aruf Muhammad, ‘m’, 24 years previous of Garbi Quarters, Nguru LGA, Yobe State at a hideout in Toro LGA, Bauchi State.
“On discreet investigation, the suspect confessed to the crime, he additional confessed that he makes use of a USB Cable wire to beat the sufferer on a number of events after eradicating his shirt, that the kid was delivered to him by the grandmother of the kid, one Talle Muhammad, ‘f’, 65 years previous. She was subsequently arrested, and the daddy of the sufferer was additionally arrested.
The suspects can be charged to court docket upon completion of the investigation, the spokesperson added.
In the meantime, the Commissioner of Police strongly warns that criminals can have no hiding place in Kano State and suggested them to both repent or depart the state fully.
“Rigorous patrol, raids of legal hideouts, and black spots will proceed all through the State, because the Command will maintain the continued “Operation Puff Adder” that’s yielding optimistic outcomes.”
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