A 16-year-old girl Bahijja Gombe working as a housemaid with a family at Zoo road housing estate, Municipal local government, Kano state, allegedly committed suicide on Saturday.
Solacebase gathered that Bahijja, an indigene of Gombe State, was said to have allegedly killed herself by hanging without leaving any suicide note.
A source said, Bahijja who was responsible for cleaning the house as well as attending to customers at her madam’s shop, was not attending any Islamic schools nor Western education in the state.
Some members of the Community informed Solacebase that to their surprise, her corpse was found hanging in a room on Saturday night at about 10.00 pm.
Although some of the residents suspected foul play in the incident.
Kano Command Police Spokesman, DSP Haruna Abdullahi who confirmed the incident to Solacebase said Bahijja’s corpse has been deposited at the Murtala Muhammad Hospital.
He explained that investigation has commenced into the actual reasons behind Bahijja’s death.