PDP Chieftain’s son killed by wife in Abuja

The son of a former Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chairman, Haliru Bello, Bilyamin Muhammed Bello, was last night allegedly stabbed to the death by his wife, Maryam Sanda.

The wife, Maryam, is the daughter of the embattled former Aso Savings boss, Hajia Maimuna Aliyu.

According to report, the attacked occured following an altercation between the couple after the wife made an allegation of infidelity against Muhammed.

Maryam, before the attack was reported to have seen a text on the deceased’s phone which sparked her off.

The suspect was reported to have allegedly stabbed her husband three times in the back and severally on his privates in their home located in Maitama, Abuja.

Maryam was reported to have inflicted injury on her husband prior to the attack which led to his death.

The deceased, Muhammed, will be buried today.

Speaking on the incident, DSP Anjuguri Manzah, Police Public Relations Officer, FCT confirmed the incident in a statement.

He said: “We received information of homicide at our division in Maitama.

“The case has been moved from there to the FCT Command Criminal Investigation Department.

“Detectives are currently at the scene and investigation has commenced.”