During the weekend, a 36-year-old man, identified as Segun Odihiri, reportedly murdered his 83-year-old mother, Maria Odihiri, in Uzzeba, Owan West Local Council of Edo state. Na wa o.
He killed his mother, Maria Odirhi, by cutting off her head with a cutlass and was caught while trying to dispose of the body of his late mother.
An eyewitness, Ekemeiren Ojekhugbo, said the trouble started when Segun was about sleeping with his own daughter and his late mother caught him in the act and started screaming.
Out of shame, he cut off his mother’s head with a cutlass while his daughter ran away for safety.
He added that Segun had always threatened to kill his mother each time they had any misunderstanding and that he has been raping his daughter.
Segun tried to run away but was eventually apprehended by members of the vigilance group.