The Kano State Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Abdurahman aka Daddy, after he allegedly confessed to killing his former boss, Bello Akanbi.
Mr. Abdurahman told reporters that he had only gone to steal from Mr. Akanbi, but the man was awake and a battle ensued.
Mr. Abdurahman said he then stabbed his boss repeatedly until he died.
Prior to the murder, Mr. Abdurahman had been sacked from the hotel managed by Mr. Akanbi for stealing.
The Kano State Police Commissioner, Akerele Shinaba, said the suspect would be taken to court to face the wrath of the law.
Similarly the police in Kano have apprehended two men who paraded themselves as police officers and duped two persons of two million naira and five hundred thousand naira respectively.