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Police arraign Chinese national over alleged murder of ex-lover in Kano




THE Kano State Police Command has arraigned a Chinese, Geng Quanrong, over the killing of his girlfriend Umulkurthum Buhari, a graduate of Agriculture Science from Kampala University, Uganda.

Police spokesman Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa confirmed this to The ICIR in a text message.

“Yes, he was charged for culpable homicide,” he said.


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Earlier in a press statement, the Police said Geng was charged to court 30 at Zangeru Road Kano on Wednesday.

“We charged the case involving a Chinese National to Court 30 Zangeru Road Kano today, 21/09/2022.”

Geng, 47, it was gathered, had confessed to the killing of his ex-lover, Ummu Kulthum, for jilting him.

Late Kulthum was buried Saturday morning in Kano as the family members and friends mourned her sudden departure.

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