A twenty-six years old Anthony Sunday, a native of Okwerike Village Abaomege in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi state has been arrested and arraigned by the Nigeria Police Force, Ebonyi state command for burying his own five months old daughter alive in a shallow grave at his empty land behind his yam ban.

Anthony who is now cooling off at the Abakaliki federal prison was on the 26th day  killed his breast sucking daughter over constant disagreements and fights over infidelity with his wife

According to Anthony, the only way to get back at his unfaithful wife was to kill their breast suckling daughter miss Roseline.

Narrating the incident, a neighbor who claimed anonymous  said that the wife after the day’s quarrel in the morning where she was as usually accused by her husband of keeping late nights, fed and  bathed Roseline during which she slept and was left under the custody of her father and other siblings, before she went out.

She further noted that Roseline’s disappearance and death were not noticed by any other person in the vicinity until the mother came back and wanted to breastfeed her but could not find her

According to her” when Roseline mother came home that day, she entered the house to breastfeed her daughter but could not see her and she raised alarm, so search parties were set up and they sought her to no avail ,one thing led to another and the least expected suspect ( her father) started confessing all that transpired and exhumed dead body of the innocent child Roseline behind his yam ban and attributed the blame to the wife, who according to him always makes him upset”. She said