A 45-year-old man named Adamu Hassan has been arrested by the police for stabbing his wife to death at Gangawa village in Jahun local government area of Jigawa state.
Police spokesman SP Abdu Jinjiri confirmed the incident to DAILY POST.
He explained that the accused allegedly stabbed his 25-year-old wife, Hauwa Sani to death for an unknown reason and after which he fled.
Jinjiri further explained that the incident took place in Jahun LGA area where police received the shocking report on 3/7/2020 at about 11:00am
He added that the police rushed to the scene and the victim was taken to hospital where a medical doctor confirmed her dead.
Jinjiri said the suspect was later tracked and arrested. He said the victim has been buried by her relations following the Islamic laws while the case has been taken to CID for further investigation.
It has been learnt that the suspect and the deceased have two children and they have been in marriage for the past eight years.