Gubernatorial candidate of the PDP in Kano State, Malam Salihu Sagir Takai
gubernatorial candidate of the PDP in Kano State, Malam Salihu Sagir Takai
The Kano State Police Command yesterday interrogated a People’s Democratic Party’s factional gubernatorial candidate, Salihu Sagir Takai over the alleged killing of a 70-year-old man by his supporters.
The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Magaji Musa Majia, said Takai had honoured the invitation by the Police Commissioner, Rabi’u Yusuf.
He said: “Takai reported to the State Intellengence Bureau (SIB) unit of the command around 9am before he was later escorted to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).”
Majia added that police had identified some of the suspected killers who, he said, would soon be arrested.
Takai was invited for questioning over three offences allegedly committed by his supporters which were unlawful assembly, mischief and culpable homicide.
QUEEN AMINA BLOG (ivyukula.com) gathered from daily trust Daily Trust that Takai was with police till 4pm, and that he would be granted bail on self-recognition.
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