The police in Adamawa have arrested a 19-year-old teenage bride who allegedly stabbed her 35 year old  husband identified as Muhammad Adamu,  to death, over the husband’s refusal to grant her request for separation into the forced marriage three weeks after it was consummated by her parents..

Police said an investigation revealed that the 19-year-old lady was forcefully married to the deceased by her parent against her will.

The spokesman, Adamawa State Police Command, Suleiman Nguroje, made this known in Yola while disclosing the arrest of the 19-year-old on Wednesday.