The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, in a statement on Tuesday, issued by the Public Relations Officer, Funmilayo Odunlami, has revealed how one Godwin Matthew, a 26 year old, male, attacked and killed his biological father, over chicken head.
PPRO Odunlami confirmed that, the incident happened on September 9, 2021, and that the suspect has confessed to the crime after he was arrested.
It all happened that late Mr. Audu Mathew, asked his son Godwin Mathew, to kill a chicken. After the chicken meal was ready, father Audu decided to give son Godwin, the chicken head. This annoyed the 26 years old son Godwin, and he afterwards, killed his father.
This is the issued Statement of the Ondo state police command PPRO. It reads,
“In the course of interrogation, the suspect stated that on September 9, 2021, his late father directed him to kill a chicken for his brother, one Emmanuel Audu, for his entertainment. He said only the chicken head was given to him and this made him kill his father.”
According to Odunlami, the incident, which happened at the Ala Area of Akure, in the Ondo State capital, was reported by the suspect’s mother, and wife to late Mr. Audu Mathew, Mrs. Christiana Matthew; which was swiftly followed by the suspect arrest.