Mr. Austin Umerah, a former Principal Lecturer with the Department of Languages, Kaduna Polytechnic has reportedly killed himself at his residence at Kigo road in Kaduna.
Daily Trust reported that he shot his wife Dr. Maurin Umerah, a part time lecturer at Department of Languages Kaduna State University (KASU) before killing himself.
It was gathered that his wife is currently receiving treatment at the 44 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital, Kaduna. The incident occurred on Wednesday November 18 by 10pm, and it was gathered that the corpse of the deceased has been deposited at the Barau Dikko mortuary.
Kaduna police spokesperson, ASP Mohammed Jalige has also confirmed the incident.