The men of the Nigerian Police force Bauchi state command have arrested a 21-year-old man simply identified as Ishaku for stabbing his friend, Zeloti John to death over a girl.

It was gathered that the incident occurred in a drinking joint in Dass on Friday May 29. Ishaku reportedly stabbed Zeloti with a knife in three different parts of his body following an argument over who was the “real boyfriend of the girl”.

Bauchi State Police Command’s spokesperson DSP Ahmed Wakili confirmed the incident and also revealed that Zeloti John was rushed to the Dass General Hospital where he was confirmed dead. He was buried on Monday June 1.

Wakili said the suspect has been arrested as investigation is ongoing to uncover the remote and immediate cause of the murder.

In other news, a family was thrown into mourning after their son, identified as Chisom Eze, allegedly killed his elder brother, identified as Henry, at their residence located at Johnson Street, Alaba, Lagos over N100 soft drink.

It was reported that it all began after, Chisom  stepped out, leaving his drink, only to return to discover that his brother, Henry has drank his soft drink, which greatly infuriated him.