85-year Old Mother of Six Commits Suicide in Kano

An 85-year-old woman, said to have mental disorder, has committed suicide in Kano.
Identified as Malama Salamatu Hassan of Jar-Kuka village in Gezawa Local Government area of Kano and a mother of six children killed herself on Sunday by hanging on a tree.
An eyewitness said that the lifeless body of the woman was found dangling on a tree, few meters away from the village in the early hours of Sunday.
Her grandson, Muhammad Ibrahim, disclosed to newsmen in Kano that the late Salamu was missing before her life-less body was discovered on Monday.
Contacted, the Public Relations Officer of the Kano State Police Command, DSP Magaji Musa Majia, who confirmed the incident, said the woman was suffering from mental disorder.
The Divisional Police Officer led his team to the scene and conveyed her body to Sir Muhammadu Sanusi General Hospital, where she was confirmed dead.
Meanwhile, the late Malama has been buried according to Muslim rites, while her immediate family members, as at the time of filing this report were still in a state of shock and disbelief over her death.

Author: News Editor

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