Man arrested for allegedly raping wife to death

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The in Jigawa have arrested a man alleged to have raped his wife to in Kankaleru village in Ringim Local Government Area of the .

In a statement issued , the Public Officer in the , Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the arrest to Channels Television.

According to Jinjiri, the suspect – Alasan Audu said to have committed the offence after she refused to accept him.

The explained that the were only married for 20 days have been having rumbles as the 17-year- girl forced to marry the 30-year- man against her wish.

“Investigation revealed that at about 0400hrs, the suspect went to her (the deceased) as a , but she turned down his request as he the one she prepared to marry in the first place.

“In the process, he was to have used serious force her to satisfy his desire,” the statement read in part.

(Channels TV)