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Son stabs Father To Death In Nassarawa

The people of Karu local government of Nassarawa state were earlier in the week thrown into a state of mourning over the death of a man who was hacked to death by his son over a dispute about a plot of land belonging to the family. The Daily Trust Newspaper reached out to the wife of the victim to gather first-hand information.

The victim's wife Madam Tolani Badejo, speaking to Daily Trust correspondents disclosed that her husband Badejo Idowu asked for more time from his son to share the disputed plot of land among family members fairly. The purported piece of land Is said to have been a subject of conflict.

On account of how the incident happened, she said, "He had been on my husband’s neck for the land since last year. So during their last argument on Monday, he pulled out a knife and stabbed his father several times on the head, neck, chest, hands and legs which killed him. I raised alarm and he fled.”

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The case is said to have been reported to the police.

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Source: Daily Trust Newspaper

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Badejo Daily Trust Newspaper Karu Madam Tolani Badejo Nassarawa


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