A magistrate court 45 sitting in Kano has remanded one Balarabe Saminu for allegedly entering his neighbor’s house and stealing his dog in Adakawa area of Dala local government in the state metropolis.
Saminu, a resident of Adakawa in Kano was dragged before the court by the state police command over two count charges bordering on stealing and entering a place without consent of the owners.
He was accused of entering his neighbor’s house, Basiru Kabiru Adakawa and allegedly stealing his dog which is valued at N57, 000.
Counsel to the state government, Barr. A.S Dandago prayed the court to read the charges against the defendant, since it is a new case.
The court, presided over by Haulatu Magaji ordered the prosecution counsel, Auwal Aminu Ibrahim to read the charges against him. After reading the charges, Saminu pleaded not guilty.
The judge then order the remand of the accused in a correctional facility and adjourned the matter till April 4, 2023.