The Nigeria Police Bauchi Command, said it has arrested a suspect, Lamido Gunduma who conspired with his friend Ishaq Abdullahi, to dump the body of a decomposing lady, Jamila Saidu and her child inside sewage in Unguwar Yari-Mari, Jamaare, Bauchi state.
According to the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of Bauchi Command, SP Ahmed Wakil, the suspect’s induced Labour in Jamila Saidu led to her death and the newborn baby.
The PPRO noted in a press release on Friday, that the father of the deceased, on April 7, 2021, had filed a report at the police station declaring his daughter missing. It was the following day it was discovered that Lamido had deposited the corpse in a sewage system within his compound and fled to Kwadon in Gombe state where he was tracked and arrested.
“During preliminary investigation, it was discovered that the above suspect criminally conspired with one Ishaq Abdullahi, 34, and fixed canola into the arm of the said Jamila Saidu and administered her with dextrose water, Quinine and ostagen in order to abort her pregnancy which culminated into induced labour that resulted to the death of the victim and the newborn baby,” the statement read in part