• Police arriagn 5 suspects over Kano ‘blasphemy’ killing

    Police arriagn 5 suspects over Kano ‘blasphemy’ killing

    Five persons were on Friday arraigned before a court in Kano over last week’s killing of a trader on allegation of blasphemy.

    The killing of Bridget Agbahime by a mob at Kano’s Kofar Wambai Market sparked national outrage.

    Police said she was accused of blaspheming the Prophet Mohammed of Islam before being clubbed to death.

    President Muhmmadu Buhari and Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano have condemned the attack, and have demanded the culprits be brought to justice.

    The police in Kano on Friday arraigned […]