By; Kabir Wurma, Birnin Kebbi.
A man in his 50s, Mamman Dankarami in Goru village of Arewa Local Government area in Kebbi state Monday slaughtered his three children and thereafter attempted to jump into a well with to commit suicide.
But he was however rescued by neighbors before he took the leap.
The slaughtered children are; the culprit’s four year old daughter, two year old and five months old.
Confirming the incident to New Nigerian on-line, Sole Administrator of Arewa Local Government, Alhaji Muhammadu Dankaku said the culprit is believed to have a mental problem.
Public Relations Officer of Kebbi State Police Command, Nafi’u Abubakar confirmed the incident but however declined to give further details as according to him, the culprit might have been admitted at Psychiatric hospital in Jega Local Government of Kebbi state.