The Niger State Police Command has captured a man who hacked his two children to death and concealed their dead bodies in the bush.
Representative of the police, ASP Waisu Abiodun, who affirmed the occurrence in an assertion on Friday, November 20, said the presume Abubakar Maidobo admitted to the deplorable wrongdoing, claiming that it was an act of God.
“On 14/11/2020 at about 0200hrs, based on information received, Police operatives attached to Nasko Division arrested one Abubakar Maidobo ‘m’ of Maidabo village via Salka, Nasko Magama LGA,” said ASP Abiodun.
“The suspect was arrested for allegedly killing his two (2) biological children with a cutlass, one Umar Abubakar aged 8yrs and Shehu Abubakar aged 4yrs while he hid the corpses in the bush in separate sacks. During interrogation, suspect confessed to the crime and claimed that the incident was an act of God. The corpses were taken to General Hospital Nasko for autopsy. Case under investigation.” he added.