The suspect allegedly asked little Ayuba to accompany him to the bush in the village to fetch firewood from where he cut off the boy’s penis and made away with it.A man identified as Tukur Illiyasu, 25, has been accused of slicing off the penis of a 12-year-old boy named Ayuba Halilu which he then ran away with. The incident happened in the small village of Mararaba Liman Katagum in Bauchi Local Government area of Bauchi State.
While narrating his ordeal little Ayuba said all was well between them when “On their arrival in the bush, he stepped on a thorn and requested Tukur to remove the torn from his foot. But on approaching the boy, he removed a very sharp object and cut his throat as well as his private part.”
they were going to the bush quietly when suddenly he went blank and when he regained consciousness, he found himself in excruciating pain with his penis gone and that he felt pains on his throat.
“On their arrival in the bush, Ayuba stepped on a thorn and requested Tukur to remove the torn from his foot. But on approaching the boy, he removed a very sharp object and cut his throat as well as his private part.” The boy said he started crying for help in Fulfude language asking the Tukur why he had brought him to the bush in order to kill him.
Little Ayuba is currently recuperating at home while Tukur is still at large