Kano government don exonerate house leader Doguwa of murder charges:

House leader, Alhassan Ado Doguwa don dey exonerate and free from charges of culpable homicide and mischief wey Dem level against him.
Remember say Shegzeblog don gather say the police for Kano charged Mr Doguwa with murder for killing three people during the 25 February election. Dem first talk say the lawmaker dey involve in one violent confrontation between members of the New Nigeria People Party (NNPP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) wey lead to the killing of three people and the burning of a campaign office of the opposition party in the Tudun Wada Local Government Area of Kano.


Exonerating him of murder charges on Thursday, May 25, Kano's Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Musa Abdullahi Lawan, talk say dem no get sufficient evidence wey link Doguwa to the arson attack wey kill some residents of the state. 

 Lawan said; 
“Based on the foregoing facts and observations, we cannot substantiate charges of criminal conspiracy, mischief by fire and culpable homicide against Doguwa.

“We cannot find sufficient evidence to link him with the said offences considering that we are faced with so many inculpatory and exculpatory evidence for and against him.

“The statements of those that implicated Doguwa were full of contradictions and could not find medical evidence to prove the death of the victims.

“The law is clear that the allegations that Doguwa killed people cannot be substantiated.”


However, eight to 12 suspects arrested would be charged with mischief by fire under Section 336 of the Penal Code (as amended).