Marian Musa, a 24-year-old pregnant housewife in Ede area of Osun State has confessed to the crime of killing her step-son as well as the reason why she committed the act.
According to her, she killed her step-son, a three-year-old identified as Rokeeb to get the attention of her husband.
In a chat with Daily Trust, she added that since her husband married the second wife – Rokeeb’s mother, he has diverted all his attention to him and his mother while neglecting her.
Mariam, the pregnant housewife revealed that she gave the boy a mixed liquid pesticide and Coca-Cola drink which the drank. The boy complained of stomach pain afterwards and he rushed to the Muslim Hospital Ede but he died while receiving treatment.
According to Daily Trust, the mother of the deceased reported to the ‘B’ Division Police, Ede and she alleged that the pregnant housewife poisoned her son with a pesticide which she confessed to.