A 17 year old boy, Nuhu Bulus of Boloji ward, Toro local government area of Bauchi state has killed his father, Bulus Azi.
The boy was arraigned by the Bauchi State Police command alongside other suspects on Thursday, 25th January.
According to the police command’s spokesperson, DSP Kamal Datti, the boy killed the father by hitting him with a mud pot, wood and Sickle.
The police informed that, the suspect’s other siblings, Samaila Bulus and Musa Bulus reported the incidence at Toro police station on January 17th, 2018.
They reported that they left their brother with the father and returned to find their father with head injuries allegedly inflicted on him by their brother.
The father was later rushed to Toro General Hospital where he was certified dead by a medical doctor and the suspect was later arrested.
Speaking to journalists after their arraignment, Nuhu Bulus confessed that they had an argument with his father which later degenerated and he hit the father several times on the head with various objects.
He also admitted that he committed the act under the influence of hard drugs which he had taken.
The police spokesperson said that the suspect will be charged to court after investigation.
Meanwhile, in December 2016, a 24 year old Bakare Babalola Rotimi Jnr was arrested by the Lagos state police command for allegedly stabbing his 59 year old father, Bakare Babalola Rotimi, to death at their home in Magodo, Lagos state.
According to Sahara Reporters, Rotimi’s parents ordered him back to Nigeria from Ireland after it was discovered that he was a drug addict after living in Dublin since when he was seven years old.
He was expected to go to school but he ended up getting himself involved in drugs.
This boy doesn’t even have an education. He has been living in Dublin as a kid and he refused to go school, instead he got addicted to drugs,a family source said
The source added that on the day of the attack, the accused was passing the night at his parents home when he accosted his father in the toilet and ordered him to lie flat on the floor. He then brought out a knife he hid behind him and stabbed his father on the back.