Six teenage boys have been remanded by a Kano Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly raping an 18-year old girl.
Faruk Muhammad, 19; Yusuf Ibrahim, 19; Ibrahim Aliyu, 19;Abdulwahab Isa, 18; Usman Husaini, 19; and Hassan Aliyu, 17, all six teenagers were on thursday charged before a court for conspiracy and rape crimes. to which they pleaded not guilty to. They were eventually remanded according to the order of the court.
According to Insp. Badamasi Gawuna, who is also the prosecutor, one Joseph Huido of Badawa Quarters, Kano, reported the matter at the Hotoro Police Division, Kano, on May 13th 2016.
Gawuna narrated the incident to the court saying the defendants around 9.30 of the said day,conspired to committed the offences. They lured Huido’s 18-year-old daughter, who is the victim on the pretext of saving her from being assaulted by unknown hoodlums then proceeded to rape her.
Huido’s daughter was later rushed to Abdullahi Wase Specialist Hospital, Kano, for treatment.
The case was adjourned to June 30 for further mention.