Iliasu Abubakar, a fulani herdsman has been detained in Oke-Kura Correctional Centre in Ilorin, after he was brought before a Kwara State Magistrate Court.
The suspect was charged with culpable homicide and he was arraigned before Magistrate Jumoke Bamigboye. He reportedly confessed to killing his brother Isah Abubakar in Gwanara, Baruten Local Government area of the state for reportedly having an affair with his wife.
Iliasu who was said to have been arrested after fleeing the state. Defending his actions, he siad he warned his brother to stop the romantic affair he was having with his wife several times but he refused. The murder suspect also said the deceased once claimed to be the father of the three-year-old baby his wife was nursing.
The herdsman was locked behind closed bars pending the outcome of the case after police prosecutor Inspector Sanni Abdullahi, argued that the murder offence is not admissible for bail. The case was adjourned till November 26.