Man kills his baby over fear of wife divorcing him


A man who feared his wife could divorce him and remarry her ex has killed the six-month old baby they had together.

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The incident happened at Obada area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital on Christmas eve.

According to multiple media reports, Andrew Koku had feared his wife simply identified as Teleda was about leaving him for her former husband and abandoned their six-month old daughter with him.

And when she left their abode for the house of her ex on the premise that the child she has for the latter was sick, and left their baby in Koku’s care, the father from hell allegedly killed the six-month old baby.

He is currently in the custody of the police at the Ogun State Police Command and has confessed to the heinous crime, reports said.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent Abimbola Oyeyemi, has confirmed the incident.

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