The man whose name is revealed as Olatunji Sobola, told the police that he committed the grievous offence after seeing some suspicious text messages on his phone’s wife.
Truetalknews understands that the suspect who is a staff of Remo North Local Government Area got into a heated argument with his wife over some text messages on her phone. Their argument, however, turned bloody as Sobola reportedly stabbed his wife of 20 years to death.
Confirming the incident, Ogun State Police Spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed that “Sobola challenged his late wife about his suspicions that a fight broke out between them, which eventually led to the death of the 38-year-old mother of three.
Naija News understands that the suspect was arrested on Saturday, February 13 following a complaint by the father of the deceased, one Alhaji Ambali Yinusa, who reported at Owode-Egba divisional headquarters that his son-in-law, Sobola, had a misunderstanding with his wife, Momudat Sobola, which led to a physical fight between them.
The deceased’s father stated further that in the process, Sobola took a knife and stabbed his wife at the back. Acting swiftly on the report. the DPO of Owode-Egba Division, CSP, Matthew Ediae, reportedly dispatched his men to the scene where the suspect was apprehended.
The victim was though immediately rushed to the hospital but was confirmed dead upon arrival. The corpse of the deceased had been deposited at the morgue of Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital’s morgue in Sagamu, for autopsy.”
On his part, the Commissioner of Police, Cp Edward A. Ajogun, ordered the immediate transfer of the case to the homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.
Meanwhile, it was total confusion on Saturday as a marriage proposal in few seconds turned to madness scene.
The unidentified lady in a video spotted on the internet was seen stretching out her hand to receive a ring from her lover who had proposed in the presence of numerous people.