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Niger Police Arrests Man for Allegedly Killing Lady

Police operatives in Niger State Police, yesterday, arrested one Babachiko Mohammed for allegedly killing a yet-to-be-identified lady in the Tunga Area of Minna.

WikkiTimes gathered that the incident happened around 5: 30pm at Farm Center in Tunga. Wasiu Abiodun, the spokesman for Niger Police Command, confirmed the incident to WikkiTimes, stating that the suspect took the deceased lady to his home on Friday.

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“On 07/1/2023 at about 1730hrs, a tenant in the Farm centre area of Tunga was reported to have taken a lady home on 06/1/2023, whose identity is yet to be known,” said Abiodun.

Niger Police Arrests Man for Allegedly Killing Lady 1
Niger Police Arrests Man for Allegedly Killing Lady 1

“The said lady was left at home while the tenant left for work, unfortunately, the lady was later found lying down unconscious in the compound and she was taken to General Hospital Minna, where she was confirmed dead,” he added.

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However, the body was taken to a morgue and the suspect was detained for further investigation. 

“Effort is ongoing to identify the deceased and locate her relatives, as the tenant claimed that he knows nothing about the strange lady before taking her home for help,” Abiodun stated.

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