According to PM News, Abdullahi lured the 13 year old girl into his home and forcefully penetrated her. He then warned the victim not to tell anyone. However her parents noticed her awkward movement caused by an injury she sustained during the penetration. When she was questioned, she narrated how the suspect has been forcefully having sex with her for months.
Abdullahi was arrested and then charged for rape. When he was arraigned, Abdullahi pleaded not guilty to two-count charge under the Criminal Code.
The presiding Magistrate, T. A. Elias granted him bail in the sum of N3 million with two sureties in like sum and ordered that he be remanded in prison custody at Kirikiri until he fulfills his bail conditions. The matter has been adjourned till 11 April, 2016.