Philibus Ibrahim has been apprehended by the Kano State Police Command for allegedly strangling his 22-year-old pregnant girlfriend, Theresa Yakubu, in Tudun Wada Local Government Area of the state.
According to police sources, a report was received on April 2 about a young lady found unconscious along the Kano-Jos road in Anadaria village. Upon receiving the report, a team of police officers rushed to the scene and took the lady to Tiga General Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
Police investigations revealed that on March 27 at approximately 6:00 p.m., the victim left Nassarawan Kuki for Yantomo Village in Garin Babba LGA of Kano.
Further investigations led to the arrest of the primary suspect who confessed to the crime of using the victim’s veil to strangle her.