Man Kills His Only Brother For Owing Him N100K
Posted By: Victor
on April 7, 2019
Man Kills His Only Brother Over N100,000 Debt
A 45-year-old man, ldris Aliyu, has been arrested for hacking his younger brother, Aliyu Aliyu, to death over a N100,000 debt in Daka’agi, Niger State. Trouble allegedly started when the suspect borrowed N100,000 from his friend and gave it to his late brother to renovate his house, with a promise of refunding the money after harvesting their farm produce Late Aliyu, who was expecting a new baby soon with his wife, however, reneged on the agreement.
“I was angered, knowing fully well that he had the money and I was left with no option than to kill him as I pulled out my machete and hacked him. I and my brother had been living and farming together since we were young. After the harvest, I told him about the need to settle the debt, but he refused to listen to me and insisted that we were not going sell any farm produce to that effect.
I lost my temper, pulled my machete and inflicted deep cut on his neck which resulted in his death.
I killed my brother due to the pressure from the person I borrowed the money from,” he said.
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