A 40-year-old man, identified as Usman Sama’ila was reported to have allegedly murdered his 17-year-old stepson over distraction of wife’s love at Tsakuwama Village in Miga local Government area of Jigawa State.
The spokesperson of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corpse (NSCDC) State command SC. Adamu Shehu confirmed the incident.
He said that the incident took place on 14th August, 2020, when the suspect allegedly took his stepson, Adamu Gambo to a farm and strangled him to death.
Adamu said that the NSCDC personnel in the area succeeded in arresting the suspect and he confessed to have committed the crime after interrogation.
He said the suspect narrated that he decided to kill the boy because he was a distraction into their love affairs as he wants his wife to give him all her love and attention.