An 18-year-old wife, Salman Hassan, from Itas Gadau Local Government Area of Bauchi State, has allegedly stabbed her husband, Mohammed Mustapha to death while trying to have sex with her, saying “I felt sex was a bad thing”.
Salman Hassan, was paraded among other offenders on Thursday at the Bauchi State Police Command said she stabbed her husband on the chest because he insisted on sleeping with her on the fateful night.
In her confessional statement at the Police Headquarters, she said “I did not really mean to kill my husband, it was an accident. I stabbed him on the chest because he wanted to have carnal knowledge of me. I felt sex was a bad thing, so I objected to his advances.”
”I regret killing my husband I only meant to use the knife to scare him away. I don’t know what will happen to me now” She added.
After the incident, the husband sustained serious injury and was rushed to the General Hospital, Itas-Gadau for treatment where he was certified dead.
Hassan who said she really love her husband said she got angry and stabbed Mustapha with a knife when he refused to stop.
The State Commissioner of Police, Phillip Maku, while addressing newsmen said that, Salma committed the crime on April 24 2020.