Tricycle Operator Stabs Colleague To Death


Kano Police Command has confirmed the arrest of a 19-year-old commercial tricycle operator, Abu Hussain, a resident of Maidile Quarters, in Kumbotso local government area for allegedly stabbing his colleague, Mansur Ibrahim, to death.

A statement signed by spokesman of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa on Friday said the suspect used scissors to attack his victim who was also a tricycle operator.

DSP Abdullahi Kiyawa said the victim was confirmed dead at the Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital where he was taken to for treatment.

It said  the incident occurred on Friday, at about 2 p.m after a misunderstanding at Kabuga flyover bridge.

According to the statement, “In the process, Hussain stabbed the victim with a scissors on the chest and he was rushed to Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital where he was confirmed dead”.

It added that the command had commenced investigation into the matter, adding that the suspect would  soon be charged to court