Abusive husband kills brother-in-law trying to defend his sister in Benue (Photos)
An abusive husband whose name was given as Audu Friday, has been accused of killing his brother in-law who tried defending his sister while he was assaulting her.
Gabriel Otse, the Commandant of the Benue State Vigilante Group (BSVG) who confirmed the incident which occurred at Okploba in Ogebe, Apa-Agila community, Benue State, told newsmen that Audu had a clash with his wife which resulted in slapping her.
Late Onwe was said to have mobilized about four of his friends to fight his brother in-law, Audu, after his sister ran back home to report the case of domestic abuse. The abusive husband who is now cooling off in police cell, was said to have gained an upper hand and ended up killing Onwe.
The body of the deceased has now been deposited in the mortuary. Here are photos below;
This is coming few months after a Facebook user, Meg Barn accused a Nigerian man of allegedly beating his wife whom he married on the 10th of February, 2018 to death.
She wrote on Facebook;
“Gloria Onyedikachi Obinna a beauty from Arondizuogu…….How cruel can life be.. like every young beautiful girl dreams of walking down the aisle some day.”
“Yours came calling,on10th feb 2018…..as you got married to your supposedly heartthrob MGBEODINMA SAMUEL.. from AWO-IDEMILI. little did you know that you will take,a sudden BOW from this space tragically.”
“via DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, killed by your husband…….on Saturday,who after, your demise , put your corpse in his car,drove to his parents house in Lagos …did not inform them..till Sunday by 9am……***MUST WE HIT OURSELVES TO PASS A MESSAGE TO OUR PARTNER******”
“Domestic violence is evil…quit now and seek help…Talk to someone.”
“I didn’t want to post this…..after a friend sent it to me…… I told him I won’t post…… but looking at your pix lying on the ground….
I don’t think I will ever forgive myself if I didn’t post”