Court remands man for allegedly assaulting woman in Kano



 A Sharia Court, sitting Kano, on Monday remanded a 20-- man, Sani Mansir, a Centre for assault.

Mansir, who lives at Karkasara Quarters, Kano is is facing for assaulting one Hajara Sha’aibu by causing bruises on her face.

Mansir is facing a two-count charge of criminal force and assault.

 Prosecutor, Insp. Abdul Wada, told court that one Hajara Sha’aibu of Darmanawa Quarters, Kano, reported matter at Filin Hockey Police Division Kano on March 18.

Wada said that on same date at about 8.00 p.m., defendant criminally used force on complainant by assaulting her and causing her body bruises.

According to him, contravenes sections 165 and166 of the Sharia Penal Code Law.

The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The Judge, Bello Khalid, remanded the defendant a Centre and adjourned the matter until April 14, for summary trial. ()