A 25 year old man, Abubakar Buba, has allegedly killed his father Mohammed Buba, 52, at his residence in Chanchaga area of Minna.
Buba, has been arrested by Niger State Police Command.
Spokesman of the Command, Wasiu Abiodun, said the suspect confessed that he connived with his friend to kill his father to inherit his property.
“He claimed to have committed the act in order to quickly inherit the father’s property,” Abiodun said.
The suspect led police operatives to Tagwai-Dam where the body of the deceased was dumped after being severed and packed in a sack.
He confessed to have contracted one 26 years old Aliyu to assist him in carrying out the act, adding that he paid him N110,000.
Abiodun said police is trailing Aliyu who is on the run