Niger State Magistrates Court sitting at Minna, the state capital has remanded Mr. Kabiru Hassan to a prison for killing Mr. Lawal, his son for allegedly having affairs with his wife.
Hassan who is a cattle rearer killed the deceased on a reasonable suspicion that he is having affairs with his wife.
The Niger state police command charged Hassan with culpable homicide punishable with death.
Mr. Nasiru Muazu, the Magistrate passed the verdict.
The case was however adjourned to January 30, 2019 for hearing.
Mr. Daniel Ikwoche, ASP, the police prosecutor told the court that the crime was committed at Tsako community in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger state on 8th of this month.
The police officer said Hassan killed Lawal his son with a stick.
At the course of investigation, we discovered Hassan killed his son with a stick for allegedly having sex with his wife.