A 22-year-old pregnant woman, Veronica Boniface, has reportedly killed her husband, Mohammed, over suspicion that he was making a phone call to his girlfriend.
The Commandant of the Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Mr Mahmud Fari, disclosed this in Lafia, saying the woman was arrested in the Obene area of the Keana Local Government Area of the state following an intelligence report.
Fari said as soon as the command complete its findings, the suspect would be prosecuted in a competent court in the state.
He said the victim was rushed to hospital after his wife stabbed him with a knife after they quarrelled over a phone call that she suspected was with a lady.
Veronica, who was arrested on Tuesday, says she regrets her action, blaming the devil for it.
She claimed that her intention was to frighten her late husband to enable her collect the phone from him.