PRETORIA – A 37-year-old Nigerian lady from Gobirawa village in Niger State has been arrested by police for allegedly stabbing her mother-in-law to demise, the Vanguard reported on Tuesday.
In accordance with the native publication, police mentioned the girl had a misunderstanding together with her husband, which subsequently led to their divorce.
It was mentioned the girl believed that her 70-year-old mother-in-law instigated the divorce.
“It was based mostly on this assumption that the suspect traced the mother-in-law to her village and stabbed her to demise,” the publication mentioned.
In the meantime, a person in Imo State was arrested for stabbing his mom after which setting their residence on hearth.
In accordance with At the moment Nigeria, police mentioned the incident occurred at Umudagu Mbieri within the Mbaitoli native authorities space.
It was mentioned the person stabbed his mom following an altercation.
“A swift response from neighbours and police prevented the suspect from killing himself and his mom within the burning home,” a police officer was quoted as saying.
In one other incident, a man from Nasarawa State was arrested for allegedly killing his daughter in an try and please his lover, The Nation reported.
The native publication mentioned the person was a single father to his six-year-old daughter after the demise of his spouse in 2018. In accordance with the report, the issue began when his girlfriend fell pregnant and he or she started having points along with his daughter.
“In accordance with the person, the girl insisted that the one situation on which she would marry him and never terminate the being pregnant was if he eradicated his six-year-old daughter,” the publication mentioned.
The Nation reported that, on February 12, the girl allegedly put strain on him to throw his daughter into an unused properly.
“She accused the little woman of being behind the quite a few unhealthy goals she was having.”
The person reportedly obliged and dumped his sleeping daughter within the properly.
“They each satisfied themselves she was a member of a secret cult and witchcraft,” mentioned the publication.
The lifeless physique of the woman was found the subsequent day by a neighbour who was drawing water from the properly.
– African Information Company (ANA), Modifying by Yaron Blecher