Kano - A couple has been arrested after they allegedly
killed their three-day-old baby to hide that they had pre-marital sex, Naij
According to reports, the couple got married two months ago
without anyone knowing that the wife was pregnant.
Due to the law of Sharia, it is an abomination to engage in
pre-marital sex and therefore the couple decided to hide their sin by
strangling the new born baby and buried it.
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Neighbours who had helped the woman give birth alerted
officials after the couple came home after three days without the baby.
The woman confessed to killing her baby when she was
questioned by officials.
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