A woman simply identified as Hauwa, has killed her 2 children aged 7 and 3 years, after her husband took a second wife in Kano State.
According to the brother in-law, Sadiq Haruna-Aminu, who confirmed the sad incident, he stated that the woman had been envious and jealous after his brother took in another wife few months ago.
Narrating the incident which took place on October 3, it was revealed that when the husband was away at his new wife’s place, Hauwa beat her two children and stabbed them multiple times with a knife, including her sister’s 10-year-old daughter who fortunately survived the incident.
After they had bled to death. Hauwa called her husband, pleading with him to come home that all was not well.
Upon reaching the house, he saw the lifeless body of the children in a pool of their blood, and Hauwa was no where to be found.
However, barely 24 hours after committing the devilish crime, Hauwa was apprehended by the Kano State Police command.
Confirming the incident, the Spokesperson for the Kano State Police Command, Abdullahi Haruna, disclosed that the suspect has been arrested and would be charged to court.