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“I served him cow milk mixed with rat po!son” – Man narrates how he killed his best friend and buried corpse in order to steal his car.

Men of Kastina state Police command have arrested a 28-year old  School teacher identified as Laminu Saminu, for gruesomely killing his friend identified as  Sanusi Bawa who is an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC).

On interrogation, Laminu Saminu admitted to the crime stating that he poisoned  his friend to death a locally prepared cow milk better known as “Fura da Nono” that was mixed with rat poison simply because he wanted Bawa’s car.

Teacher narrates

During his Parade Tuesday, December 6, 2022 , the Police spokesperson, Gambo Isah said that lured the victim into an empty building in the Mani Local Government Area of the state and lynched him.

The spokesperson further said that he tricked Bawa into parking his car the house parking lot and afterwards fed him with the poisoned “Fura da Nono” and used  and big log of wood to finish him off.

After killing him, he buried him in a well and covered him with sand  with the dole purpose of stealing his car.

Teacher narrates

The statement reads,

“On 1/12/2022 at about 1300hrs, the Command succeeded in arresting, a classroom teacher, one Laminu Saminu, aged 29yrs of Bakin Kasuwa Quarters, Mani LGA of Katsina state, a suspected killer friend of one ASC II Sanusi Bawa, an officer of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, (NSCDC), Katsina state Command, his final year course mate at Federal College of Education, (FCE), Katsina.

“Nemesis caught up with the suspect when on 26/11/2022 at

about 1400hrs, he lured the deceased into an unoccupied building

in Mani LGA, deceived him to parked his motor vehicle Golf

Saloon, green in colour with registration number AA 266 KUF inside a garage in the house and served him with a poisoned Fura da Nono meal, as a result of which the deceased became unconscious,”

“Consequently, he got a heavy fire wood and hit the victim severally on the head until he died and threw the corpse inside a well in the house and covered it with sand. All with the intent of robbing the deceased of his motor vehicle.

In the course of investigation, suspect made a mistake and called

the wife of the deceased through phone that he needs the

vehicle’s documents of the deceased. He was subsequently traced


and arrested and confessed to the commission of the offence.

“A pack of rat poison, a heavy firewood and a motor vehicle,

Volkswagen, Golf, Saloon, green in colour, with registration

number AA 266 KUF, belonging to the deceased was found in the

possession of the suspect. Investigation is ongoing.”