This is becoming a very disturbing trend. Nigerian men in the US killing their wives for one reason or another.
Martin Ebegbodi, 65, is facing charges after investigators say he shot and killed his 36 year old wife, Isioma Ebegbodi, early Saturday morning in west Harris County, in Houston, TX.
According to reports, Martin Ebegbodi and his wife, Isioma, were having an argument at their home in the 19700 block of Youpon Leaf Way and shortly after Martin Ebegbodi shot and killed his wife, then went to a neighbor’s home and asked him to call police.
When deputies arrived, Martin Ebegbodi was arrested and then charged with his wife’s murder.
His wife, Dr Isioma Awele Ebegbodi nee Unokanjo is a mother of two and a medical resident physician at Marshfield Clinic in Texas. She attended Queens College Yaba and studied Medicine at the University of Lagos Medical School.