A 15 year old girl called Aisha Jibrin who has been locked in a room for 10 years has been rescued by the men of the Kano police command.
According to reports, Aisha’s parents reportedly locked her up in a room in Darerawa Quarters of Fagge Local Government Area of Kano State.
The spokesperson of the state command, Abdullahi Kiyawa confirmed the development to newsmen saying Aisha was kept in a closed room in the home and was deprived proper food and health care. According to Kiyawa, Aisha’s mother has been arrested but his father is on the run.
A statement released by Kiyawa said;
“The Kano State Police Command wishes to inform members of the general public that on the 19/04/2021 at about 1100hrs, information received revealed that one Aisha Jibrin, ‘f’, 15 years old of Darerawa Quarters, Fagge LGA Kano State was solitarily confined for ten (10) years in a room by her biological parents, one Mohd Jibrin, ‘m’, and Rabi Mohd, ‘f’, of the same address inside their house without proper feeding and health care.
CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, the commissioner of Kano Police said in a report that a team of medical officers and detectives were deployed to the scene to rescue the victim and arrest the culprits. Aisha was rushed to Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital Kano and admitted.
The police commissioner has ordered the case to be transferred to the Police Criminal Investigation Department for investigation.