A member of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) name unknown in kano state allegedly beat a young almajiri to death at Bebeji village in Bebeji local government area of Kano.
A source from the village Shehu Sulaiman told
The Guardian that the incident occurred Thursday at the NYSC lodge in the village when the suspect gathered some almajiris for
his usual distribution of charity.
According to the source, “the victim rushed into the corps members’ lodge to collect
fruits from the residents who had developed
the simple gesture of giving out fruits to
children in the area.
“While in haste to get his own share of the
fruits, the boy collided with the corps member
and that provoked him and that was how the
corper started the beating until the boy can
not talk again”.
It was gathered the boy was confirmed dead
at the primary health care centre where he
was rushed to.
The kano state coordinator of NYSC in Kano, Alhaji Ladan Baba, affirmed that the development but demanded time to gather detail of the incident.
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