The Nigeria Police Force, Sokoto State Command, has confirmed the arrest of two students suspected to be involved in the killing of a female student, identified as Deborah Samuel, for alleged blasphemy in the state.
This was made known in a statement released by the Police Public Relations Officer, for the Commissioner of Police, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, on Thursday
Two students were arrested in connection with the crime committed.
“The school has been closed down by the school authorities, and policemen were deployed to give tight security coverage.
The Commissioner of Police, Sokoto State Command, Kamaldeen Kola Okunlola, is appealing to members of the public to go about their lawful activities and should not panic as the situation is under control.