The Katsina Police Command says it has arrested a 28-year-old housewife for allegedly killing her 40-day-old step son.
The suspect resides in Majoji Village in Mai’adua Local Government Area of Katsina State.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Katsina State Commissioner of Police, Mr Bensen Gwana, paraded the suspect before newsmen on Friday in Katsina.
“The suspect allegedly poisoned the baby through giving him drinking water.
“The mother of the baby suspected foul-play and took the baby to the Mai’adua Hospital and later Daura General Hospital where it was confirmed that the boy was poisoned.Read more