The Nigeria Police have arrested the husband of late gospel singer, Osinachi, Peter Nwachukwu over the death of his wife.
This follows after reports suggested that the renowned was abused by her husband repeatedly before her death.
After her demise, Nigerians call for the arrest of her husband for assaulting his wife which led to her death.
Recall that the 42-year-old singer passed away on Friday at an undisclosed hospital in Abuja.
Reacting to her death, popular singer Frank Edwards claimed that Osinachi’s husband abused her on different occasions in a live Instagram video. He said, “so that unreasonable human being finally put off a shining light. I won’t say much now, I will let the former NDDC director (aunty Joy) who did everything possible to stop this from happening talk first, but it still happened. We tried to stop this.”
The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Josephine Adeh, confirmed the arrest, saying the suspect is currently in their custody, in a report via Daily Post. She said, “The man, Peter Nwachukwu is currently in our custody. A family member of the deceased lodged a report at Lugbe police station. “Following the complaint, we arrested the suspect and the investigation is currently ongoing. We will make findings.