One Mustapha Abdulsalam of Kurna quarters, Dala Local Government Area of Kano State, has died aftet cutting his manhood on Valentine’s Day.
Daily Focus reports that the incident happened on Sunday, February 14, 2021, and that the victim died at Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital, Kano, where he was receiving treatment.
Confirming the incident, the spokesman of the Kano police command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, said the deceased used a bottle to cut off his manhood.
He said, “On 14 February, 2021, at about 8am we received a report from Musukwani, Jakara quarters of Kano metropolis that one young man, named Mustapha Abdulsalam in Kurna locked himself up in a room and used broken bottle and cut off his manhood and many other parts of his body.
“On receipt of information we mobilsed to the scene and rushed him to Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital where he died while receiving treatment.”
He added that preliminary reports obtained from police investigation revealed that the deceased as a mental malady that makes him behave abnormally from time to time.