For reportedly fatally stabbing her boyfriend, Sadiq Owolabi Dahiru, in the early hours of this morning, November 20, at Oba Amusa Street Agungi, Lekki, Esther Paul, a young woman, has been detained by the police in Lagos State.
According to police sources, Kazeem Obafunso, the deceased’s stepfather, alleged Esther stabbed his 21-year-old stepson at the Ilasan police station. After being called to the scene, police officers transported the deceased to the Evercare hospital in Lekki Phase 1, where the staff confirmed his death.
Esther was detained right away while the knife that she is accused of using to commit the crime was found. The deceased’s body has been placed in storage at the IDH Mortuary in Yaba for preservation and an autopsy.