We reported that a Kano State Primary school teacher, Mallam Aliyu Ibrahim Fayan-Fayan was scalded by the hot water his wife, Aisha Ali, poured on him after he plans to marry a second wife.
The woman stormed the room in their home in Danbatta Local Government Area of Kano State and poured hot water on his body targeting his private part.
She also ran away after committing the act.
Now, it has been brought to our notice that Kano State Police Command has arrested the woman.
According to the Spokesman of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna, the state’s Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu swiftly raised a team of Operation Puff Adder who tracked down and arrested the suspect from her hideout.
The runaway wife was arrested at her hideout at Babura local government area of Jigawa State and is cooling her feet at police headquarters.
He said the CP had ordered that the case be transferred to the State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department for discreet investigation and the suspect would soon be charged to court for prosecution.
“The command is using this medium to call on the good and law-abiding citizens of the state to always promptly report any incident to the nearest police station without delay. This will assist in immediate arrest, investigation and diligent prosecution of the culprit, please,” he appealed.
While being paraded at the police command, the suspect told the newsmen that she did not intend to pour the boiling water on her husband, but admitted to having committed the offence.
She went on to asked for forgiveness and expressed support to the husband over his plan to take a second wife.