A Kano Excessive Courtroom sitting at Miller Highway has sentenced one Yakubu Dalha of Tsangaya Village in Albasu Native Authorities to loss of life by hanging.
The court docket presided by Justice Yusuf Ubale Mohammed convicted Yakubu over his complicity within the loss of life of 1 Zakariyau Bala a.okay.a Dangote.
The prosecution, led by Abdullahi Bature, introduced seven witnesses who all gave evidences in opposition to the convicted man.
Yakubu engaged late “Dangote” in an argument bordering on political issues; the convict within the course of struck his sufferer with firewood because of which the deceased sustained accidents on his head and shoulder.
Sergeant Tijjani Sule connected to Albasu police division additionally in his proof informed the court docket that he investigated the matter, saying the defendant was arrested and a confessional assertion was obtained from Yakubu.
A medical official, Dr Abdulkareem Sule, connected to Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital in his testimony stated that “Dangote” arrived the hospital useless.
The prosecution knowledgeable the court docket that the incident occurred on 22nd August, 2012 at Tsangaya village, including that, when the convict obtained injured, involved neighbors and relations conveyed him to a personal clinic positioned in Dutse, Jigawa State.
The clinic in Dutse transferred the injured man to Aminu Kano Instructing Hospital in Kano from the place he was additional referred to Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, the place he was confirmed useless.
The convict, who dismissed the testimonies given in opposition to him, summoned 4 witnesses to discredit the costs filed in opposition to him.
In his judgment, Justice Ubale Mohammed held that the prosecution had proved its case past cheap doubt, noting that the testimony given by the protection witnesses didn’t corroborate. Jusitce Ubale ordered that the defendant ought to die by hanging.
“May God have mercy on your soul,” the Choose stated