Tragedy struck in Ijebu-Ode when a -23-year-old lover, Omolara Abosede reportedly stabbed her husband-to-be Sodiq Dauda to death over disagreement.
Omolara stabs lover to death
The incident occured on Tuesday, October 18,2016 at no 10, Onirugba street, Ijebu-Ode when Dauda reportedly beat his lover for alleged misappropriation of family fund.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi who confirmed the incident said Abosede has been arrested.
Saturday Vanguard gathered that the lover stabbed her husband-to-be as a reprisal to the beating she had received from the deceased on Tuesday, but, he gave up the ghost the following day at the hospital.
According to Oyeyemi, the incident happened when the couple whose wedding was slated for December this year had minor disagreement which emanated from non rendering of proper account of the gas business , the late husband-to-be entrusted to his lover.
“According to the suspect during interrogation, she claimed that her husband-to-be beat her up and sent her away from their apartment, but, when she called the mother in-law, she was told to come back home that she would be coming to settle the matter.
“ She stated further that immediately she got home, the husband-to-be descended on her, beat her mercilessly and broke a bottle which he threatened to stab her with.
It was then she too took a kitchen knife which she used to stab him on the rib.
“ The victim was rushed to Ijebu-Ode General Hospital by the Policemen at Igbeba Division but he gave up the ghost the following day while undergoing treatment.
“The Commissioner of Police, CP Ahmed Iliyasu has ordered that the suspect be transferred to Homicide section of State Criminal Investigation and Intelligent Department for further investigation”, he said.