A man identified as Saidu Sani, also known as Dankahuwa, has been apprehended by the Kebbi State Police Command for allegedly sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl named Amina Isiya in the Aliero area of the state.

The spokesperson for the police command, SP Nafiu Abubakar, revealed this information in a statement released on Monday, September 18, 2023. According to SP Abubakar, the case was reported to the police by Yusha’u Adamu, the little girl’s brother.

It is reported that the suspect enticed the girl into his residence, where the sexual assault occurred.

Following the alleged assault, the suspect purportedly issued threats to the victim, warning her not to disclose the incident to anyone, under the threat of harm.

SP Abubakar stated that the suspect will face legal charges in court.