The wife of a soldier with 6 Division of the Nigerian Army in Port Harcourt has been arrested for beating her step daughter who is only 10 years old to death just because she ate the plantain her father bought.
The woman was said to have severely beaten the little girl, although a female soldier ran into the house to intervene, she was ordered out of the house by the suspect’s husband.
The suspect has also been arrested for being an accomplice.
The beating allegedly continued until the 10 years old girl slumped
After she slumped, she was rushed to a clinic, but it was too late to save her.
The couple are now in detention at the 6 Division of Army Barracks.