Residents of a community in Delta state have been terribly shocked after news emerged that a man, who lived with his family among them, has killed his own wife before burying her right inside their kitchen.
The man who has been identified as Monday Uwem, committed the unbelievable atrocity in Akassa, Brass Local Government Area, Bayelsa State.
According to The Nation, Uwem murdered his wife who was just 26 years old in their home but to cover up his crime, he dug up a shallow grave inside their kitchen and then buried the woman right there.
The murder remained unknown for some time until neighbors uncovered the crime and consequently apprehended the suspect. They eventually handed the man over to the police. According to reports, Uwem has confessed to the crime and has been detained by the police.
The sad incident has caused a serious stir in their community as residents remain utterly shocked.