A mother of nine children in Agago district is fighting for her life after she was beaten to near death by her husband over an egg.
26-year old Nightly Arach, a resident of Alworo village in Omot Sub County was seriously beaten by her husband Thomas Emito aged 46 because a dog had eaten an egg that had been laid by one of their chicken on Sunday.
Ben Ocaya, the officer in charge Omot Police post said that Arach was rushed to Omot health center 11 where she is currently getting treatment.
Ocaya said this is the 5th time that Emito is beating his wife seriously adding that in 2014, the suspect beat his wife into coma over unclear reasons.
Ocaya said that Emito is in police custody and that charges of assault of domestic violence will be preferred against him.