A 25 year old man, Aliyu Mohammadu, has been arrested for cutting off his cousin’s manhood after accusing him of stealing his N3, 500 in Niger state. Mohammadu claimed he caught his cousin, Ibrahim, took the money from his room and ran away. Confessing to the crime, the suspect said that he has no regret over what happened, threatening more harm if his money is not given to him.
His words: “What I need is my N3,500, otherwise I am going to do more harm in the family. I have two wives and two children to cater for, I need my money to look after them.”
It was learnt that Mohammadu and Ibrahim have not been in good terms and when he confronted the victim over the missing money, he denied taking his money. “And when I confronted him on his way to farm, he told me to go and look for where I kept my money, insisting that I should not disturb him again about the money.
I got annoyed and attacked him with my cutlass which resulted cutting off his manhood. My cousin was rude to me after he made away with my N3,500, he fought me, that was why I cut off genital organ leaving him in pool of blood,” he added.
Ibrahim was rushed to a specialist hospital in Ilorin, kwara State for treatment and he is currently undergoing treatment.