Man stabs mother to death over house rent in Lagos

A 37 years old man Nurudeen Bakare has reportedly stabbed his 65 years old mother Bosede, to death in Lagos. There was great shocked when Mr Nurudeen Bakare called the attention of neighbourhood that he has killed his mother. People rushed to the scene of the incidence to actually see Mrs. Bosede in the pool of blood.

According to the report, Nurudeen Bakare who had left home for the pass 12 years picked up a heating argument with his mum over his dad house rent. He accused his mother of taking over his father property. warning that he felt like killing someone. Iya Fali allegedly responded that he would end up in jail if he did.

Before you know it, he picked up a knife and started stabbing her. As if possessed, he started shouting: “I have killed her! I have killed her!!, I have killed her!!!,” a witness said.

When people rushed to the scene, they saw Mrs Bakare in pool of blood. Some youths immediately grabbed Bakare and started beating him. He reportedly begged them not to kill him, but to call the police.

Lagos State Police Command’s spokesman, Chike Oti, said Bakare had been arrested and taken to Homicide Section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) at Panti, Yaba

The incidence happened in at their Oremeji, Ilasamaja, Mushin, Lagos home.

The rate of domestic killings in Nigeria is on the increase, something must be done urgently to stop this act.


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