Wife Of Former PDP Chairman Allegedly Stabs Him To Death
In recent of domestic violence, the son of the former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Haliru Bello, was said to have been stabbed to death by his wife, Maryam Sanda.
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Sanda, the wife of Bilyamin Bello, is the daughter of the former Aso Savings Bank chairman, Hajia Maimuna Alliyu, who is currently undergoing scandalous times herself.
According to information that was gathered concerning the matter, the attack on Bello had been as a result of an allegation of infidelity by his wife after she had seen a text on his phone.
It was gathered that Bello had been stabbed by his wife in the neck and chest while he slept at their home in Maitana, Abuja.
Maryam was also said to have taken Bello to a hospital where he died after she had stabbed him.
Speaking concerning the matter, one of Bello’s friends said that prior to the stabbing which led to his death, Maryam had bitten off a part of Bello’s ear and that he had needed to be treated at a hospital before returning home.
Bello had reportedly been advised to leave home for some time, but he had refused.
It was also learnt that the deceased had been planning to divorce his wife before he was allegedly killed in his sleep.
Bello was known to have complained severally to family members and friends about his wife’s tendency to act violently.
“Maryam had attacked Bilyamin before the latest incident, which unfortunately led to his death. The two got married about two years ago when the former PDP chairman persuaded his son to marry Maryam. Everyone was shocked by Bilyamin’s death; it was sudden, unexpected and tragic,” a source said.
the burial of the deceased had been reportedly held on Sunday.
Confirming the incident, the spokesman for the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, Anjuguri Manzah, said that a female suspect had been arrested and was being held in custody.
He also said that the case had been transferred from the Maitama Divisional Police Station to the state command, noting that investigations were being carried out on the case.
Bello had been a real estate developer and businessman and the couple had a daughter together.
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