One Adamu Mohammed was taken to court on May 29th, 2018, after killing his girlfriend Hauwa out of jealousy.
Justice A. Jauro of Yobe state high court sentenced Adamu Muhammad to death by hanging, for killing his 24-year-old girlfriend Hauwa Muhammad out of jealousy.
Justice Jauro delivering judgment in the case on June 11th, held that it has been proven beyond doubt that Adamu indeed killed his girlfriend Hauwa. The presiding Judge then found the suspect guilty of murder under section 221 of the penal code.
After the judgment, Mr. M. Dauda, counsel to Adamu, said that he will carefully study the case and possibly file an appeal.
The suspect, after the judgment said he accepted it as the will of god.
BY; FIRDAUSI MUSA DANTSOHO