One Rahma Hussaini has been apprehended in Kano for allegedly stabbing her 24 year –old husband, Tijjani Basiru on Wednesday after four days of their marriage.
The 18 year-old suspect claimed he does not love the groom but was forced into marrying him against her wish.
The couple’s neighbours while speaking to Vanguard disclosed that the compound was alerted by the scream of the deceased who was crying out for help.
One Isa Alhassan said, “We were alarmed by a frightening scream of a subdued man in need of rescue and we rushed to the scene only to discover that the man of the house was in the pool of his blood. Neighbors mobilized and took the groom to the hospital but doctors confirmed him dead on arrival.”
One Magaji Musa Majia, a policeman in Kano state, confirmed the incident;
“At about 1000hrs one Rahma Hussaini of Darmunawa quarters stabbed her husband, one Tijjani M Basiru on his stomach with a knife and was rushed to AKTH. Hussaini has been taken into police custody,” he revealed.
Daily News – culled from http://dailypost.ng/2015/02/26/18-year-old-bride-kills-husband-four-days-after-their-marriage/