Abuja - A 30-year-old chief priest has been arrested for the alleged murder of his 15 month old baby, Favour.
According to Punch report, Eno Akpan was apprehended after it was alleged that he had beaten his wife, Blessing, up following a disagreement between them.
Shortly after the assault, Akpan is believed to have called on Blessing to take the child, before flying into a rage and inflicting machete wounds on the child.
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Favour is said to have died as a result of the injuries inflicted on her neck and back, Vanguard reports.
Cordelia Nwawe, PR Officer for the Akwa Ibom Police Command, has since confirmed the matter, stating that a further investigation in currently underway.
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