In Niger State a 29-year-old identified as Ishaya David was arrested for the murder of his wife, the accused was allegedly responsible for the death of Rifkatu. The wife was killed on the allegation that she was having an extramarital affair even after series of warning. This incident happened in Gurara Local Government Area of the State.
“I used a knife to kill her for her refusal to adhere to my instruction. I told her to desist from sleeping with men, but she boasted that nothing would happen, so, I lost my temper and stabbed her. My wife was stubborn; she never listened to me; I even sat her down and told her the implications of what she was doing, but she did not repent and she had to pay the supreme price,” Ishaya told Northern city news
The Police spokesman at the Police command Muhammad Abubakar confirmed the arrest and informed that the case has been charged to the Court