A Sudanese woman of “Nigerian Origin” has been linked to the murder of Nigerian immigration attaché, Mr. Habibu Almu, who was killed in Khartoum, Sudan on May 10, according to the Foreign Affairs Ministry.
The ministry’s spokesperson, Dr. Tope Elia-Fatile, in a statement in Abuja alleged that the suspect, a student at the Sudanese-Canadian College in Khartoum, killed Almu in his official quarters on Thursday.
He said that she (the suspect had been arrested by the police in Sudan, after she confessed to the crime.
“Consequently, after several arrests and investigations by the host authorities, it was established that the deceased was stabbed to death by one Miss Inas Khalid Maikano.
“The suspect, who is a student of Sudanese-Canadian College in Khartoum, is a Sudanese of Nigerian origin.
“It was discovered during investigations that the suspect had stolen some of the deceased’s personal belongings, including cash,” he said.
“Our Mission in Khartoum will continue to monitor and follow up the case to ensure that justice is done on this matter.
“In the meantime, the process of conveying the remains of the late Almu to Nigeria for proper burial is being finalised,” he said.