A woman has been hospitalized in Ugwunagbo community in Abia state due to the severe beating and injuries she sustained at the hands of her brother-in-law following a quarrel between them.
Emmanuel Onukaogu, the accused beater simply identified as Udoka is said
to be living with his elder brother, Chijioke who is married and
staying in the family house.
It is alleged that Udoka has been
bringing different women to family house – to the annoyance of
Chijioke’s wife who made series of complaints to her husband which he
It was learnt that Udoka allegedly became
unhappy with his sister-in-law for intruding in his private life which
resulted to a serious quarrel between them.
Due to the heated
quarrel, a fight recently broke out between Udoka and his brother’s
wife. She was allegedly beaten mercilessly and dragged by the hair in
the clash which left her with bruises.
It was learnt that her
husband Chijioke was not around when the fight broke out but quickly
rushed home when the neighbors alerted him and rushed her to the
Report has it that Chijioke has told his brother, Udoka to clear the hospital bills of his wife or he will be arrested.
The neighbours who have blamed Udoka for the whole problem, are reportedly begging Chijioke to forgive his brother.