A 30-year-old man has allegedly stabbed his mother to death at Ifite Oraifite in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The Nation reports that the suspect took to his heels immediately he allegedly killed his mother, Grace Anaka.
The reason for the dastardly act could not be ascertained last night.
Haruna Mohammed, the state police spokesman confirmed the incident, saying the deceased was stabbed with a dagger.
He said the case was being investigated, while efforts were on to arrest the fleeing suspect.