A woman identified as Gift Obieriei, 26, has allegedly killed her 44-year-old lover, Mr Eghosa Iguodala, after he caught her with another man in Benin, Edo State.
Married Man Killed By His Lover
It was gathered that the deceased, who was a married man, and the mother of three were having extramarital affairs before the incident on Monday afternoon at Imafidon Street, Off Upper Siluko Road, Egor Quarters, Benin City.
Iguodala, a commercial bus driver, was married and has four children. They were said to have started dating about a month ago.
Sources said the woman stabbed her lover in the neck and back with a broken bottle when the man allegedly pursued her with a machete on sighting her in another man’s house in his area.
Police said he bled to death on the spot as security operatives had evacuated his bloodstained corpse to a morgue.
In a video shared on social media, the woman whose right wrist was handcuffed to the back seat of a car, said she’s from Delta State, but a resident of Uhogua Community in Benin City.
The woman explained that her deceased lover, on seeing her in another person’s residence, attacked her.
“When he saw me with another person, he came to fight me at the person’s house. I don’t live in his house, I went to see someone,” she narrated.
Watch the video below:
KanyiDaily had also reported how a 48-year-old woman, Abimbola Adeola died after she was ran over by a suspected yahoo boy, in Ibadan, Oyo State.