Abubakar Maikudi, an child kidnapper and murderer has been apprehended in Kano state for kidnapping and killing his wife’s 6 year old brother.

The suspect was said to have confessed to hatching a plan to kidnap the boy so as to get a N2 Million naira ransom payment from the boy’s family. However, the young boy recognized his kidnapper as Abubakar Maikudi, his sister’s husband.

Fearing a revelation of his heinous crimes, the Abubakar went ahead and killed the young boy named as Usman.

The boy’s decomposing body was found after a five days search.

Abubakar Maikudi and his accomplices have since been arrested by the police.