A young man has mistakenly stabbed his mother to death in Niger state.
It is reported that the suspect killed his mother at their residence in Zawiyya, Tudunwada area of Kontagora Local Government, Niger State.
The unfortunate incident happened after his mother rushed to separate a fight between him and his wife.
A source who spoke to Salem gist, said his mother rushed to separate them after he pulled a knife to stab his wife but mistakenly stabbed his mother instead.
The source added that the victim died minutes and his wife who was badly beaten rushed to the hospital.