Just weeks after their wedding, the couple’s dream of living happily ever after came to an all too shocking disastrous end, following infidelity allegations.
A newly wedded lady in Kano in drunken rage took her life and that of her hubby shortly after she overheard a conversation of her husband with an unidentified lady over the telephone.
Enraged, she was said to have lit a petrol keg in their No 54 Middle Road residence in the Sabon Gari area of the city, which exploded, engulfing herself and the husband.
The husband did not die on the spot and was rushed to the Fortress Hospital at Sarki Yaki but he later died following suffering severe burns
It was learnt that the woman accused her husband of infidelity shortly after she heard a conversation of her husband with an unidentified lady over the telephone.
According to a source, the late couple got married about five weeks ago. While the woman was said to be about seven-months-old. It was alleged that the woman was imposed on her hubby by his mother.
When contacted, spokesperson for the Kano State Police Command, DSP Musa Magaji Majiya, said crack detectives from the Command had commenced an investigation to unravel the cause of the dispute.