A High Court in Zaria, Kaduna sentenced Abdullahi Ibrahim to death by hanging.
Judge Kabiru Dabo, while dictating the sentence, said that the crime committed by Abdullahi Ibrahim Suleiman against Kabiru Suleiman was Culpable Homicide punishable under Section 221 of Penal Code.
Abdullahi Ibrahim, former security personnel Ahmadu Bello, had used an ax on December 5, 2011 to grind Kabiru Suleiman to death.
Late Kabiru Suleiman, had on the fateful day went to Abdullahi to collect money meant for his father’s entitlement to the tune of N270,000.00, which he used Abdullahi’s account as a very close friend.
Abdullahi escaped until March 5, 2014, when he was arrested and charged in court.