NSCDC nabs 76-year-old father for alleged attempt to kill son



The and Civil Defence Corps () has arrested a 76-year-old father,  Zubair Audu, in Kwara, for  allegedly attempting to kill his son with a locally-made rifle.

This is contained statement by the spokesman for the in Kwara, Mr Babawale Afolabi.

Afolabi explained that the operatives of the corps at Pake in Kwara North received a distress call that the suspect was chasing his son with a locally-made rifle.

According to Afolabi, the timely intervention of the corps anti-vandal patrol team saved the situation.

He, however, said that the search for the boy, who is now at large, had begun.

Afolabi said that investigation revealed that the father and his  son were “in good relationship before the life-threatening ’’.

He added that further investigation to unravel the circumstances leading to the had begun. (NAN)