A Jigawa state man, in northern Nigeria, has been arrested for killing his wife’s would-be rapist. The suspect, Dahiru Adamu 25, murdered one Ishak Sa’ed for trespassing his house with the aim of raping his wife, Daily Trust reported.
The incident happened in Agufa village of Miga Local Government Area of Jigawa.
The report quoted Jigawa police spokesman, Abdul Jinjiri, a superintendent, as saying Adamu hit his victim with a stick. The victim was said to have died of his injury at a hospital. The police said Adamu is currently being interrogated
Adamu admitted he committed the offence while narrating how it occurred.
“When he (rapist) came for the fourth day with a plan to perfect his ulterior motive, I ambushed him and attacked him using a stick. I hit him twice on his back and his leg,” Adamu said.
- Adefola Ademosu