A Chief Magistrate’s Court 3 sitting in Katsina, Monday, ordered the police to produce the chairman of Batagarawa local area of katsina state, Alhaji Bala Garba Tsanni, November 27, 2023 over alleged murder.
The presiding magistrate, Abdulkarim A. Umar, issued the order at the court sitting in Katsina on Monday.
The council chairman, Tsanni and 11 others were brought before the court over alleged murder of the village head of Dabaibayawa, Alhaji Dikko Ahmad.
The accused were charged before the court over alleged criminal conspiracy, kidnapping, abduction and murder of late Dikko Ahmad.
All the accused were charged under sections 59, 249 and 189 of the Katsina Penal Code Law.
Eleven of the accused persons were all present in the court except the local council chairman.