Nigerian teenage wife poisons husband 2 weeks after their wedding
Nigeria: A teenage bride allegedly poisoned her husband at Yakasai quarters in Kano two weeks after their wedding.
The Kano State Police command has arrested Sadiya Umar, who allegedly killed her husband, Umar Sani, with poison.
Mr. Sani died 24 hours after allegedly eating a poisoned meal served by his wife.
The late husband passed away while receiving treatment at the emergency ward of the Aminu Kano University Teaching Hospital.
Reacting to the incident, the Kano State Police Command’s spokesman, Magaji Majiya, said: “Three relations of the late Sani reported the incident to the Kofar Wambai Police Station on Monday.
“Immediately after the report, some policemen from the station went to the deceased home to arrest the wife. However, the wife had fled the house. She was eventually arrested yesterday (Monday).”
Majiya added that the killer was his wife.
The remains of Mr. Sani had been buried.