HAVE YOU MET HER: The 17 Year Old Housewife Who Stabbed Her Husband To Death In Katsina State?

The Victim.

Her name is Rabi Rabi’u, a 17 year old housewife, who as announced by the Katsina Police Command on Tuesday, was paraded for stabbing her husband to death in Almakiyayi village, Malumfashi Local Government Area of the state.


According to the spokesman of the command, SP Gambo Isah, Rabi Rabi’u stabbed her husband while he was asleep after an earlier altercation between the two.

The Divisional Police Officer, DPO Malumfashi Division it was who responded to a distress call based on a report that one Shamsu Salisu, aged 25yrs of Almakiyayi village, Malumfashi LGA of Katsina state had an altercation with his wife one Rabi Rabi’u, aged 17yrs of the same address, but later while he was asleep the wife stabbed him with knife in several places in his body including his abdomen and as a result, he sustained serious injuries.

The Police team was said to have rushed the victim to Malumfashi General Hospital where he was confirmed dead by the attending physician. In the course of investigation the police have recovered a sharp knife and a bed sheet all stained with blood.

Investigation is ongoing said SP Gambo.