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Man kills his wife because she yelled at her daughter for throwing away soup

By Mason White 6:17 PM December 8, 2014
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By: Feng Qian
A man was arrested on charges of murder after allegedly killing his wife because she was screaming at her daughter for throwing a way soup, police in Nigeria said.

Kwara State Police said that they arrested 40-year-old Sanni Abubakar Demo of Fulani, Tabera, after being accused of murdering his wife during a dispute.

Demo was brought before the Ilorin Magistrate’s Court, where he was charged with one count of culpable homicide.

Police said that they launched their investigation after Kadir Boni of Yakiru, Fulani, told officers that his daughter, Alice Kadir, fell ill and died.

Later, he learned that his daughter was killed by her husband.

Detectives learned that Demo cruelly and horribly killed his wife because she yelled at their daughter, Bonna, for pouring soup down a drain.

The suspect was remanded into custody after being denied bail.