Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa

Five-year-old Kano girl kidnapped and killed by her schoolteacher; police exhume body from shallow grave

A school teacher, Abdulmalik Mohammed Tanko, has been arrested by the police for abducting and killing his 5-year-old pupil, Hanifa Abubakar, despite collecting part of the N6m ransom he demanded in Kano State. The State Police Spokesperson, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, January 20, said Hanifa was abducted […]

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Police React To Rumoured Attack On Emir Of Kano

The Kano Police Command has denied the rumour trending on social media that the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, was attacked. In a statement on Sunday by its spokesman, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, the state police command said the story of an attack on the Emir of Kano was false. Kiyawa disclosed that […]

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Minister’s brother kidnapped in Kano

Gunmen suspected to be Kidnappers have reportedly kidnapped the brother of the minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Sabo Nanono. Though details of the attack were still sketchy, newsmen learnt that the gunmen whose number could not be ascertained stormed the family house of the minister and abducted his blood brother, Babawuro Tofai. The […]

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