Five men have been apprehended by the Kano State Police Command for reportedly sodomizing a 20-year-old male in the state’s Gwale LGA.
The suspects were apprehended on July 16, 2021, following a report from the victim’s nephew. The command’s spokesperson, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa issued a statement about the arrest of the suspects.
As per him, the complaint was filed on July 15, after which the victim, Tajuddeen Hashim, who had complained of stomach ache, was brought to the hospital and treated before being released.
He said: “One of the suspects, named Rabiu Sharu, 33, further confessed that he was the first person to have lured the teenager and had an Anal S*x with him,”
In other development, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has hinted that the opposing governors in other parties aside the APC have expressed their interest to defect to All Progressives Congress (APC).
Ganduye made the disclosure as he received members of APC membership registration/revalidation appeals committee, led by Alhaji Faruk Aliyu on a courtesy visit at Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja.
In his words: “As far as we are concerned nobody was marginalised in the exercise. For your information, there are indications that more governors are coming to our great party, the APC, from other places. Our internal democracy is waxing stronger day by day.
“I want use this opportunity to congratulate you for getting us more entrants into our party. We thank you for the good exercise conducted. This makes our party to wax stronger and improve internal democracy,”
“If some people feel they are marginalised in the exercise, our doors are still opened. I understand that there is no single petition from Kano forwarded to your committee. So even if somebody comes with a petition please tell that person to come and get registered,”