Angry youth in the early hours of Monday, January 24, reportedly set ablaze the school where five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar’s remains were buried in Kano.
The private school, Noble Kids Comprehensive College, is located at Kwanar Dakata in Nassarawa local government area, in Kano metropolis.
Daily Report Nigeria recalls that on December 2, 2021, Hanifa was abducted by her teacher, Abdulmalik Tanko, who is also the proprietor of the school.
Mr Tanko, however was arrested by the police and will be charged to court soon, while the State Government also ordered the closure of the school.
The police spokesperson, Abbdullahi Kiyawa, on Monday morning said the angry youth set the school on fire in the middle of the night adding that there was no casualty in the incident, but part of the school building was razed.
Mr Kiyawa speaking on the incident said no suspect with regards to the incident has been arrested yet.
“Mr Tanko will be charged to court this week”. He added