Kebbi State Police Command has arrested two suspects who allegedly raped two boys, aged 12 and nine, to death in the state.
The two arrests were made at different villages in the state.
Addressing newsmen on Sunday at the state police headquarters in Birnin Kebbi, the Commissioner of Police, Ibrahim M. Kabiru, said one Malam Ibrahim Yohana Mudi allegedly raped two boys aged 10 and 12 in Kalgo and Zuru Local Councils of the state, while 45-year-old Dantani Sani, raped a nine-year-old boy to death in Zauro town.
“Sani, from Sabon Gari area of Zauro town was arrested based on information that he had had sexual intercourse with a young boy, one Ibrahim Muhammadu Dangi, who is now deceased aged nine of the same village, against the order of nature.
The offence was committed on July 31, 2017.
Immediately after the assault, the deceased started purging and vomiting and later died few hours later on the same date.”
The police boss said the suspect would be charged to court for alleged culpable homicide.