Son stabs father to death over land in Nasarawa
Masaka town in Karu local government area of Nasarawa state was a commotion on Monday when a man identified as Tunde Badejo stabbed his father, Badejo Idowu, to death over a plot of land.
According to findings by Daily Post, Tunde had been pestering his father, Badejo, for over a year for a portion of land.
The deceased’s wife, Madam Tolani Badejo, said her husband had asked Tunde, his son to be patient and give him time to apportion the land fairly among other members of the family.
According to her, “He had been on my husband’s neck for the land since last year. So during their last argument on Monday, he pulled out a knife and stabbed his father several times on the head, neck, chest, hands and legs which killed him. I raised alarm and he fled,” she said.
The second son of the deceased, Ayomide Badejo, explained that the case had been reported to the police, saying that the father’s remains had been deposited in a mortuary.