A 26-year-old woman identified as Hauwa’u Habibu with residence at Disco quarters in Gwale local government in Kano state was reported to have attacked and killed two of her biological children whose names are identified as Irfan Ibrahim (6) and Zuhura Ibrahim (3), wounded one Aisha Sadiq, her 10-year-old nephew who is said to be leaving with her.
Explaining further in a statement, the Kano State Police Public Relation officer DSP Abdullahi Haruna in a statement said the police got wind of the development as a team of detectives immediately rushed to the scene and took the victims to Murtala Mohammed specialist hospital in Kano where a medical doctor confirmed the two children dead, whereas Aisha Sadiq, who happened to be her nephew was transferred to Aminu Kano Teaching hospital, treated and discharged.
The PPRO said the suspect was arrested the same day the incident occurred.
He said after a preliminary investigation, the suspect confessed to have locked up their dwelling house, used machete and Aluminum made pestle to attack the three helpless children, causing severe injuries on different parts of their bodies, saved Aisha live to tell the horrific story.
DSP Abdullahi said the Kano state commissioner of police, CP Habu Sani has ordered the case to be transferred to the state criminal investigation Department (SCID) for discreet investigation