Bahijja Gombe, a sixteen year old house help has taken her own life in Kano.
The incident occurred at the residence where the deceased works as a maid.
It was gathered that she hung herself in her room on Saturday night, however her corpse was discovered around 10pm on the same night.
On their part, the Police, through their spokesman, DSP Abdullahi Kiyawa, said that investigations have begun to ascertain the cause of the death.
Meanwhile, residents along Zoo Road have expressed worry over the happenstance.
The remains of late Ms. Gombe have since been deposited at the morgue at the Murtala Muhammed General Hospital in the State.