Man Sentenced To Death By Hanging In Zaria For Murder

A Kaduna State High Court sitting in Zaria has sentenced one Abdullahi Ibrahim to death by hanging.

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The presiding judge, Justice Kabiru Dabo, while delivering the judgement, said that the offence committed by Ibrahim against late Kabiru Suleiman was Culpable Homicide punishable under Section 221 of Penal Code.

Ibrahim, who is a former security personnel with Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria had on 5th December 2011 used an axe to machete Kabiru Suleiman to death.

It was learned that the late Suleiman, had on a fateful day went to Abdullahi to collect money meant for his father’s entitlement to the tune of N270,000.00, which he used Abdullahi’s account as a very close friend.

Abdullahi ran away until 5th March 2014 when he was arrested and charged to court.