Metro Student Stabs Colleague to Death in Kano



Sadik Ado-maje, a student of First Grade College in Kano, has stabbed his colleague, Usman Salisu, to death.

An eyewitness told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Thursday that the incident happened around 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday.

According to the witness, the incident happened during a fight that ensued between the deceased’s brother and Ado-maje at the school gate.

Usman salisu, who met his brother in an ensuing fight with Ado-maje and decided to settle the quarrel between them.


The intervention of Salisu angered the suspect (Ado-maje), who thought that he intervened in the matter in favour of his brother, when he quickly stabbed him with a knife on his stomach.

Salisu was rushed to the hospital where he was later confirmed dead.

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Kano State Command, DSP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the incident and that the suspect is preenting with the Kwalli Police Division

Majiya said as soon as investigations were completed, the suspect would be charged to court.

Source: Guardian