Photos: 13 year old girl arrested in Kano wearing explosive vest
The Kano state Police command today Dec. 24th arrested a 13 year old
girl identified as Zahra'u Babban Gida who was found with explosives
strapped on her body opposite the Kantin-Kwari textile market, same
place where two female suicide bombers detonated bombs two weeks ago
The Kano State Commissioner of Police Alhaji Tashid Aderile Shinaba said
she was arrested by police officers who found her moves suspicious.
When interrogated, the young girl said her father was the one who took
her to the people who strapped her with the bombs.
According to her, the unknown men told her she had to carry out the
suicide attack in order to make heaven. She said the men told her they
would kill her if she doesn't follow through with the bomb attack.
The Kano state government however said that the young girl was not one
of the missing Chibok girls.