A man has been arraigned before a Senior Magistrate Court in Katsina for allegedly beating his six-year-old son to death.
The accused, Babangida Salemi, of Yankata village in Kaskari local government area was charged for culpable homicide.
The prosecutor told the court that the accused, last March 12, flogged the boy for coming late from school.
The boy, according to the prosecutor, died on being rushed to a hospital.
Senior magistrate, Fadile Dikko, granted the request of the prosecutor to adjourn the case and remanded the accused in a prison custody till May 29.Please subscribe to our newsletter