There was drama at the headquarters of the Kano State Police Command when Fatima Maina, mother of late 5-year-old Hanifa Abubakar, attacked the teacher who killed her daughter.
It would be recalled that Abdulmalik Mohammed Tanko, a teacher and proprietor of Noble Kids Nursery and Primary School, Kawana, Kano, was arrested for kidnapping and killing the child after collecting part of the ransom he demanded.
According to Daily Trust, the parents of the deceased child and the suspects were at the Kano police command headquarters on Friday, January 21.
“The parents of the child were the ones who first got there. Later, Tanko and other suspects were brought in by the police,” Daily Trust reported.
“Immediately, Fatima sighted Tanko, she charged towards him, raining slaps and blows on him as she demanded why he took her daughter’s life. The drama continued for a while until policemen whisked the prime suspect away”
Meanwhile, it was gathered that two more female suspects including Tanko’s wife, have been arrested.