A 30-year-old man identified as Umar Tambari has apprehended by the Niger State police command for allegedly beating his Wife (Hauwa) to death.
In a new statement by Mohammed Abubakar, the police command spokesperson, the wife was killed by the suspect on February 26th for disrespecting him at their home in Emiworo village in the Wushishi local government area of the state.
According to the police command spokesperson, Umar Tambari enjoined his late wife to fetch water for him to bathe, but she allegedly refused. This sparked up an argument which later grew into a fight that led to the sudden demise of his wife.
Mohammed Abubakar stated that the suspect attacked his wife with a stick severally, and on her way to the hospital she died. Tambari has been however charged to court.