Former NTA DG’s Son Stabbed to Death by Phone Snatchers in Kaduna


Aminu, the 38year-old son of former Director General of the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA), Alhaji Mohammed Ibrahim, was stabbed to death in by suspected phone thieves in Kaduna.

It  was reported that the deceased, Aminu Mohammed Ibrahim, was flagging down a commercial vehicle when hoodlums lurking around the area stabbed him and got away with his phone

His elder brother, Kamal Ibrahim, who confirmed the incident on Thursday, October 29, said Aminu was recently employed by Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO)

Aminu had received his appointment letter on October 20 and had travelled to Kano for his documentation. He then  returned to Kaduna on Wednesday night and tried to get a vehicle home when some  hoodlums stabbed him and fled with his phone.

Kamal said; “He arrived sometime between 8:30 and 9:00pm and while trying to get a taxi, hoodlums stabbed him on the chest, near his heart and made away with his phone. He was taken to hospital and he gave the hospital staff our father’s number and mine to call and inform us but he died while they were treating him,”.