The Niger State Police Command has arrested a 25-year-old man, Aliyu Mohammadu, for allegedly cutting off his cousin’s manhood.
It was learnt that Mohammadu, from Babana Borgu, in New Bussa Local Government Area of Niger State, allegedly attacked his cousin, Farouk Ibrahim, on the claim that Ibrahim was unruly.
He said, “My cousin was rude to me after he made away with my N3,500. When I confronted him on the way to the farm, he told me not to disturb him, insisting that he did not take my money.
“I got annoyed and attacked him with my cutlass, which resulted in the cutting off of his manhood,” Mohammadu told our correspondent.
Mohammadu added that he needed his money, threatening a further attack on Ibrahim.
He said, “What I need is my N3,500, otherwise I am going to do more harm in the family.
“I have two wives and two children to cater for, I need the money to take care of them.”
The Police Public Relations Officer in Niger, Peter Sunday, confirmed that police operatives in New Bussa Division has arrested Mohammadu for cutting off his cousin’s manhood.