A man identified as Bisso Aminu, has pleaded self defense, claiming that his father had meant to use him for rituals, so he had no choice but to kill him.
Bisso had been arrested by operatives of the Niger State Police Command at Yingu village in Rijau Local Government of the state, for allegedly killing his 65-year-old father, Aminu Allahbani.
He told police in his confession that his father had meant to please his cult members by sacrificing his life reports Vanguard.
He had reportedly attacked his father with a hoe and battered him to death upon learning of his plans for him.
He said that he was ready for whatever consequences came his way for murdering his father as he was only being the smarter one in striking first.
“I don’t have any regret killing my father, because if I didn’t, he would have taken my life. He never meant well for me because he would have succeeded in using me for sacrifice to please his cult members. “I was only smarter than him and if he had not attempted to take my life, I wouldn’t have taken his life at all; I am ready for the worst.”