Home / Kebbi / Body of Abducted Girl Found Mutilated

Body of Abducted Girl Found Mutilated

Birnin Kebbi — The mutilated body of a four-year-old girl, who was abducted, has been found behind a hotel in Birnin Kebbi.

Daily Trust gathered that the body of the girl was found on Tuesday with her private part and other organs removed.

A resident of the area, who spoke to newsmen yesterday said: “The remains of Fatima were found on Tuesday, behind a hotel with the nose, tongue, eyes, private part removed.”

Father of the deceased, Mustapha Zaki, a staff in the office of the state deputy governor, said his daughter was abducted by three persons while playing with other children outside their house.

“We were told that three people came to the children and enticed them with sweets. They later sent the other two home, with the excuse that they will go with Fatima to buy more sweets. We informed the police and began a search for my daughter when the children could not tell us who gave them sweets. We were informed after two days of search that her body was discovered behind a hotel with her tongue, nose, private part and some other vital organs missing. We suspect that she was killed by rituals,” the father added.

The state Commissioner of Police, Benjamin Uche Onwuka, while confirming the incident, assured that the perpetrators will be found and brought to book.

The deputy governor, Ibrahim K. Aliyu, who visited the family, expressed dismay over the incident and assured that government will ensure a thorough investigation. He also called on parents to monitor the movement of their children and wards.

Source

About admin

Check Also

Kebbi govt donates N20m to Nigerian Legions

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has charged members of the Nigerian Legions to …

Kebbi donates N20m to war veterans

The Kebbi State government has donated N20 million to the state’s chapter of Nigerian legionnaires’ …

Court Fixes January 29 for Substantive Suit Challenging Legibility of Kebbi State Governor, Bagudu’s Candidacy

A Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed January 29 for the hearing of the substantive …

NDLEA arrests 211 suspects, seizes 3717.6kg of illicit drugs in Kebbi

NDLEA arrests 211 suspects, seizes 3,717.6kg of illicit drugs in Kebbi The National Drug Law …