A bride, Khadija Abdullahi, was reportedly injured within the eye by militiamen in Dantamashe City, Ungogo LGA of Kano State throughout her wedding ceremony get together final weekend.
DailyTrust stories that eyewitnesses declare members of the vigilante had been requested to cease the native get together, often known as the DJ, hosted by the bride, which then sparked controversy, and a rock that was thrown landed in one in every of his eyes. They mentioned some neighbors of the bride’s household introduced the get together to the eye of vigilantes, following an entire ban on such gatherings by neighborhood elders.
Recounting what occurred, the bride mentioned
“We had been busy with our get together once I noticed the vigilantes – about 10 of them coming. They began beating folks, saying the get together would not maintain. From there I did not know what occurred, I ended up in a hospital mattress with an injured eye,” she mentioned.
For his half, the groom, Hamisu Bala, described the incident as a deliberate transfer aimed toward destroying their happiness and referred to as on the authorities to combat for his spouse’s rights.
“We is not going to forgive anybody for doing this on our happiest day. We wish the related authorities to behave. It was deliberate as they knew it was a marriage get together.
However the LGA vigilante group mentioned their males didn’t hit anybody on the spot and the grudge was between the folks and a committee which banned a celebration (referred to as DJ) within the space.
“We did not do something there. It is a committee that banned DJs within the neighborhood. As we communicate, we’re at police command with everybody concerned,” LGA vigilante commander Naziru Abubakar Adamu mentioned.
The state police command mentioned it had arrested two folks in reference to the incident and they might be charged in courtroom after the investigation.