Man Who Beat Wife To Death In Niger Arrested By Police


The Albino Foundation Public Notice

By Our Reporters

A 20 year old suspect, Lawal Danladi, a resident of Rafi Local Government area of Niger State has been arrested by the police Command of the state over alleged culpable homicide.

Mr Adamu Usman, Commissioner of Police, speaking in Minna on yesterday revealed that based on credible information, police operatives attached to Kagara division arrested Danladi, 20-year old, of Kadaura village in the local government area on March 26.

He said that the suspect was arrested for allegedly killing his wife, one Zulai Lawal of same address over a misunderstanding in which he beat the victim to coma and she later died.

“During interrogation, the suspect confessed to have beaten the victim due to a mere argument and she fell unconscious.

‘’She was rushed to the general hospital at Wushishi where she was confirmed dead,’’ Usman said.

The commissioner added that investigation had commenced and the suspect would be charged to court as soon as it was completed.

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