A 20-year-old man in Niger State has been arrested by the state command of the Nigeria Police Force over the alleged murder of his wife.
TrillerTunes gathered that the suspect, Lawali Danladi, was arrested after reports get to the police that he tortured his wife to point of death. A report from the state police command confirmed that Danladi pounced on his wife, Zulai after an argument ensued between them over a pap she made for him in their apartment in Kadaura, a village in Yakila Gunna district of Rafi Local Government Area of the state.
Police while parading the suspect at the command headquarters in Minna, the state capital, disclosed that Danladi tortured Zulai to a coma, adding that she eventually died at the hospital where she was rushed to immediately.
The suspect while responding to newsmen at the police command said he did not know that his wife will die. He said he did not like the way Zulai prepared the pap she made for him and that in the process of their argument, things got heated up which made him beat her up.
He said: “I never knew she would die. It was just a misunderstanding over mere pap and I did not know that when she fainted, she would not wake up. I should never have beaten her. I regret my action”,
The spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, while attending to reporters, said the suspect has confessed to having beaten his wife to coma adding that by the time she was rushed to the General Hospital Wushishi, she was confirmed dead.
“The suspect will be charged to court,” Abiodun added.