The police Command in Kano State has arrested a 26-year-old woman, Hauwa Habibu, over alleged stabbing her two children to death at Diso Quarters in Gwale Local Government Area (LGA) of Kano state.
The report says Spokesman for the Command, Mr Abdullahi Haruna said this in a statement in Kano on Sunday.
He said that on Oct.3, the police received information that the suspect allegedly stabbed her two children to death with a cutlass.
Mr Haruna said that the victims were identified as Yusuf Ibrahim,6, and Zuhra Ibrahim,3,.
He added that the victims were rushed to the Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, Kano and were confirmed dead by doctors on duty.
Mr Haruna said the suspect also stabbed one Aisha Abdullahi, 10, who was her younger sister and was rushed to the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano for treatment.
He said that the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Habu Ahmad, has ordered the case to be transferred to the Homicide Section, State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), for discrete investigation.