Three suspected Killers of Abdulkarim Bala Ibn Na’Allah, the son of the Senator representing Kebbi South in the National Assembly, Senator Bala Ibn Na’Allah have been arraigned before the Kaduna state High Court.

The suspects Bashir Mohammed, Nasiru a.k.a Balarabe, and Suleiman
Salisu a.k.a Usman Dan Kano were arraigned before a Kaduna state
High Court on a three-count of culpable homicide, armed robbery
punishable by death under section 190 of the state penal code law, 2017.

The son of the Senator was murdered by suspected armed robbers at his
residence in the Malali area of Kaduna metropolis on August 21, 2021,
while his Lexus SUV and other valuables were also taken away by the

During the arraignment of the suspects before Justice Amina Bello on
Friday, counsel to the third defendant, Suleiman Salisu a.k.a Usman Dan
Kano, Emmanuel Avong, filed an application, pleading with the court to
grant his client bail on the ground of ill health.

The plea was however opposed by the solicitor general of Kaduna State
and the lead prosecution counsel, Dari Bayero, who noted that such
application can only be considered when the plea of the two other
defendants has been taken.

The case has been adjourned to March 21, 2022, for further mention.