Home of Nigeria Latest News and Updated Information
tag-iconNigerian News
tag-iconSharia Court

Shari’a Court docks 25-year-old man for stabbing brother

user_icon Posted by:
Tiamiyu Saheed Oluwatosin
views-icon Views:
like-icon Page likes:
dislike-icon Page dislikes:
calendar-icon Posted on: 2020-05-19 07:14:19
share-icon Share(s):

A 25-year-old man, Abba Jafaru was yesterday remanded in prison custody by a Shari’a Court sitting in Sabon Gari, Kano for allegedly stabbing his brother, Isyaku Haruna.

It was gathered that Jafaru was docked for causing hurt and having on him a dangerous weapon, an offence which is contrary to Sections 124 and 231 of the Kano State Sharia Law.

According to the First Information Report presented before the court, the case was reported at Zango Police Division in Kano on March 31 by one Salisu Ismail of Rimin Kebe Quarters.

The report stated that the accused stabbed his brother, on the head with a cutlass. Haruna reportedly sustained serious cut from the attack.

DO YOU KNOW >>> Police arrest Anambra businessman for alleged unlawful possession of firearm

READ ALSO >>> Give us Shari‘ah courts, respect our Hijab- South West Muslims

Jafaru however pleaded not guilty to the charges.

The Judge, Malam Abubakar Ayagi, consequently ordered Jafaru to be remanded in prison custody while the case was adjourned till April 15.

BREAKING >>> Malians demand President’s resignation

For All Nigeria Past Questions Visit www.QUESTION.NG

Kindly share this post on different Social Media below


NOTE: User comments in this section are, as the name implies, provided by users of this website. The question.ng team is not responsible for, nor do they endorse, any of the information provided here.