By Our Correspondent-
A 43 year old year old Yahaya Maiyaki is currently battling for his life at an undisclosed private hospital in Kaduna , after he was allegedly stabbed twice by his Wife.
The Wife, identified as Aisha Tanko, a Nurse got married to Yahaya In 2014 with one child.
The 24 year old Aisha stabbed her husband early Friday morning and immediately left the house to an unknown destination.
Ahmed Maiyaki, younger Brother to the stabbed husband who confirmed the incidence, said
his brother “survived a murder attempt by his wife, Aisha. She stabbed him twice on the stomach. He is presently at the hospital while the suspect is at large.”
He told our Correspondent that his Brother’s Wife, now at large had vowed to terminate his life months before now.
He said, “Aisha had left his Brother’s house to her family house over disagreement, came back to the house only to plan how to terminate his life.”
“My Brother and his Wife had had disagreement, and the Wife left to her family house. The issue was resolved with the support of her parents, She came back to the house about two weeks ago.
“Last night they had slight disagreement, and he work-up early Friday Morning, went to the Mosques for morning prayers only to come back and met his Wife with two knifes. She had tried to pour hot water on him at first, but couldn’t succeed. Then She used two knifes to stabbed him at his lower abdomen,” he narrated.
Ahmed, who has served as Director General, Media and Publicity to former Governor Muhktar Ramalan Yero, said the matter has been reported to the Police authority is and investigation is ongoing.