A 17-year-old Mahmud Adamu was over the weekend
reportedly killed by his elder brother, Nura Adamu, 19, and
Hussaini Adamu, his cousin, over alleged missing cell
The Niger police command spokesman, Muhammad
Abubakar confirmed the incident to journalists in Minna.
Abubakar said the deceased was left in a pool of blood after
he was severely beaten by the suspects who were still at
He said “The postmortem conducted on the deceased
showed that he died as a result of complications from
“Investigations are ongoing to arrest the suspects and
charge them to court.
“We assure the public that the full wrath of the law would be
brought to bear on the culprits,” PPRO Abubakar stated.