A polytechnic scholar in Nigeria, Mumini Abubakar has killed his girlfriend, Franca Elisha, and secretly buried her stays in a shallow grave.
Abubakar was mentioned to have allegedly killed Franca, a Diploma II scholar of the Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa state, within the strategy of aborting her being pregnant.
SaharaReporters learnt that the late Franca had knowledgeable her boyfriend, Abubakar of her being pregnant, and the latter determined to terminate it.
He was mentioned to have allegedly sought the assistance of his good friend, Huzaifa Shu’aibu, a scholar of the College of Health Technology, Mubi, who injected Franca with a drug to terminate the being pregnant.
The duo and one different confederate have been arrested in connection to the crime, as revealed by the police.
Spokesperson for the police within the state, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, on Saturday, confirmed to SaharaReporters that Mumini Abubakar, Huzaifa Shu’aibu, and Rabi’u Adamu have been apprehended in connection to the crime.
Abubakar, a resident of Sanda ward underneath the Yola-South Local Government Area had allegedly handled the late Franca like his spouse, resulting in the being pregnant.
However, when he was knowledgeable by Franca of the being pregnant, he determined to abort it.
He reportedly took the deceased into his room positioned on the college students’ neighborhood behind Adamawa State University, Mubi, for the abortion on August 6, 2021.
A good friend of the deceased who spoke on situation of anonymity mentioned, “To carry out their planned abortion, the accused invited his friend and a student of the College of Health and Technology, Mubi, Huzaifa Shu’aibu, who supplied an injection for the abortion.
“Huzaifa injected Franca with a robust drug for abortion after which she fainted instantly, however as God would have it, she later regained consciousness.
“In order to perfect the termination of the pregnancy, Huzaifa gave the late Franca a second round of the injection after she had regained her consciousness, but unfortunately she fainted for the second time and subsequently died.
“Thereafter, the duo invited considered one of their buddies and a scholar of the polytechnic, Rabiu Adamu, and the trio waited till midnight to Bury the corpse in a shallow grave.
“The remains of Franca were buried along with a mobile phone and a National Identity Card, belonging to the deceased in an effort to destroy evidence.”
However, the daddy of the deceased, Elisha Iliya, a resident of Sabon Gari, Mubi, informed our reporter that “my daughter left home on the fateful day for school, but did not return home as usual”.
“We searched everywhere as well as made contacts, but to no avail.
“We determined to contact her good friend and fellow scholar, who informed us she final noticed my daughter with Abubakar on the day she was killed whereas operating to the hostel as a result of it was raining.
“It was the girl who helped us to locate the whereabouts of Abubakar, to effect his arrest.
“Abubakar was arrested whereas enjoying soccer as if nothing had occurred. He nonetheless led the police to my daughter’s shallow gravesite,” he said.
Confirming the incident, Nguroje, said, “The dying of the girl was reported to the command after which the Commissioner of Police, Adamu Alhaji, ordered the investigation and arrest of the suspects.
“Investigation so far revealed that it was Mumini Abubakar who impregnated her and that it was Huzaifa Shu’aibu, who administered the injection, while Rabiu Adamu assisted in burying the corpse,” he mentioned.