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Woman Who Sponsored her Husband To School, Kills Self Over 2nd Wife | DETAILS
A businesswoman, Mrs. Mary Ochugbede, have allegedly killed herself in Kaduna over her husband’s proposal to take in a second wife.
The woman was said to have gulped a liquid substance suspected to be poison after she caught her husband with another woman on Friday having their engagement party.
A family source told DAILY POST that Mrs. Mary started dating her husband when he was in secondary school, in 2000.
He said Mary who graduated from the university in 1998, met her husband, then a secondary school graduate but vowed to train him to the university level.
“She loves her husband whom she met in 2000 when her husband was in secondary school. As I am talking with you, the husband is now a Master’s degree holder. She sponsored everything.
“Her friend leaked the secret of her husband’s plan to marry another woman, she told her, the date and time of engagement. She waited till the date and followed all the directions given to her on the date of engagement, and met her husband dancing, celebrating with a large crowd.” He said
He said as she saw them, she quietly went home, drank some chemicals and slept off
The Kaduna State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige did not pick his calls and did not respond to text messages on the matter.