A 29-year-old mother of four children, Mrs. Chinasa Odah has bled to death after allegedly taking abortion pills given to her by her suspected boyfriend, Monday Mgbada, in the Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.
According to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the mother of four had been sneaking out to have an affair with her 25-years-old boy-friend, Monday Mgbada, who allegedly impregnated her and administered the abortion substance on her, but unfortunately, she died after bleeding profusely.
A community source told newsmen that the woman started bleeding and her husband, Mr. Michael Odah, who could not bear the pains of her wife, rushed the wife to Sudan hospital were doctors confirmed that she had taken a substance capable of damaging her womb, which led to her eventual death.
“Chinasa was bleeding from her private parts. When she was questioned, she opened up that one Monday Mgbada impregnated her and administered abortion drugs on her. As soon as she made that statement, she gave up the ghost. the source said.
The development was said to have been reported to the police station in Effuim and the suspect was immediately arrested.
The Police Public Relations Officer in Ebonyi State, Loveth Odah, who confirmed the incident said that the suspect will be arraigned after investigation as “the matter as still under investigation.”
“The man has been arrested and investigation ongoing and the suspect will be arraigned after investigation. The woman, 29 years old has four children before going for extra martial affairs.
“The law says hear say is not an evidence in the court but when the originator is dead, it could be administered in the court if the statement was made in the gathering of the family.
“So, we have deposited the body in the mortuary. The man cannot be allowed to go because somebody is dead on this matter. The man will be charged for murder and the death declaration will be administered in the court for the presiding judge to decide. The court has the final say,” Odah said.