A man who is simply identified as Samaila,has been arrested by the Katsina State Police Command for chaining his wives, Fatima Salisu and Hadiza Musa, and subjecting them to inhumane treatments in his home in Yannadabaiyye village for over 10 months.
However, Samaila was reported to the police after Hadiza’s mother paid the family a surprise visit.
Reports had it that, the mother had gone to the house to plead with Samaila to allow her to take away a sewing machine she bought for her daughter. She noted that her daughter was no longer using the equipment.
Samaila declined the request, which an argument ensued between Samaila and his mother-in-law. The argument eventually resulted in a fight.
Hadiza’s mother, thereafter, reported the assault to the police.
Fatima and Hadiza reveal that their husband used electric wires to beat them, cut their nails, shave their pubic hair and used it to make a concoction which he forced them to drink.
They also revealed he would have sex with them whenever he liked in the full glare of the other wife.
The women added that they have no idea what their husband does for a living but knew he always returned with wads of N500 notes.