Khadija Yakubu, 22-year-old lady, was arrested by Yobé Police Command in the state of Potiskum, for allegedly poisoning and assassinating three of her stepchildren.
In a declaration on Friday, state Police Public Relations officer ASP Dungus Abdulkareem alleged that four children of the Suspect’s husband’s First wife were victims of the Incident.
The victims were Umar Haruna, 12 years; Maryam Haruna, 11 years of age; Ahmed Haruna, Zainab Haruna, nine and seven years of age.
“The suspect was arrested and detained. Research has started to determine the remote and immediate cause of the occurrence. After the investigation, she will be charged,” declared Abdulkareem.
“Findings indicated that after drinking the suspect’s tea Khadija Yakubu in the early hours of Friday the children were taken into the hospital.
Three of the victims died and one was unresponsive during treatment.
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