By Lolo Ayaba
Operatives attached to the homicide unit, state investigation and intelligence department (SCIID)Panti, Yaba, is currently investigating a nursing mother Mary Adeniyi for allegedly stabbing her husband to death.
Newsbeats gathered that 19-year-old Mary Adeniyi stabbed her husband Solomon Nduka on the neck with a knife while they were fighting on the 15th February at about 12:30pm at their residence in Shagamu road, Ikorodu Lagos.
Sadly, Solomon who was rushed to a nearby hospital was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.
It was learned that the couple with a four months old baby, had a minor disagreement after which later degenerated into a fight after Solomon accused his wife of infidelity.
According to a neighbour who spoke on the condition of anonymity, this was not the first time they were quarrelling. Most times when they quarreled, it was usually based on accusation of infidelity. That day we thought it was their usual quarrelling, we didn’t know it would degenerate into stabbing to death. Immediately she raised alarm, we rushed him to the hospital, unfortunately he was confirmed dead on arrival by the doctor on duty.”
Confirming the incident, the spokesperson Lagos State Police Command CSP Chike Oti said that the suspect is in custody while investigation was still ongoing.