The Niger State Police Command have captured a 20-year-man, Lawali Danladi, for allegedly beating his wife, Zulai, to death, following a contention over the pap she made for him at their home in Kadaura town in Yakila Gunna area of Rafi LGA
Danladi who was paraded before newsmen at the police command headquarters in Minna allegedly to have beaten Zulai to a comma state. She was rushed to the emergency clinic where she died.
Addressing newsmen, Danladi said that he didn’t did not like the way she prepared the pap and in the cause of the argument, things got heated up which made him descend on her and beat her mercilessly.
“I never cross my mind that she will die. It was only a misunderstanding over simple pap and I didn’t realize that when she fainted, she would not awaken. I ought to never have beaten her. I lament my activity.” I did not know that when she fainted, she would not wake up. I should never have beaten her. I regret my action.”
The representative of the state police order, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, said the suspect has admitted to having beaten his to comma adding that when she was rushed to the Emergency clinic Wushishi, she was affirmed dead. He added that Danladi will be charged to court.