One Bukar Ali, has been arrested by the Borno State police command for allegedly pouring scorching water on the face of his first spouse, Falmata Bukar.
The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, who confirmed the incident informed newsmen that the suspect is in police custody in Maiduguri.
Chukwu stated Ali was arrested on February three at Shuwari II Space of Maiduguri, after he had dedicated the act.
“The suspect is married to 2 wives and had a misunderstanding together with his first spouse, who’s nursing a 7-day-old child.
“Whereas she was getting ready breakfast within the kitchen, the suspect poured scorching water on her face, on account of which she sustained critical accidents,” he stated.