The Niger State Police Command have arrested a man who was identified simply as Danladi for reportedly killing his wife over a pap she prepared for him.
The suspect was paraded by the police command at the Niger State police headquarters in Minna.
The suspect has confessed to the crime claiming to regret his actions. According to him, he did not like the way she prepared the pap and in the cause of the argument, things got heated up which made him pounced on her and beat her to Coma.
In his words, “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”, he said.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Wasiu Abiodun while speaking with journalists said that the suspect was arrested in Kadaura village in Yakila Gunna district of Rafi LGA based on credible information.
He stated that the suspect had 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.
Speaking Further, the PPRO stated that the investigation has commenced and the suspect will be charged to court.