News

Man gets death sentence for killing MTN staff who declined his marriage proposal

By  | 

Edwin Eriye

One Ogundele David, has been sentenced to death by hanging by an Ilorin High Court for killing one Abiola Tosin Ashinwo, a staff of MTN.

David, a teacher at Landmark University Secondary School, Omu-Aran, had visited Tosin’s residence at Tanke where he met her mother and made efforts to convince his girlfriend and mum on a marriage, Abiola and her mum however declined on the basis that David is a married man.

The declined got him infuriated as he ran into the kitchen, picked up a knife and stabbed Tosin and her mother.

While Tosin died on the spot, her mother who sustained serious injuries all over her body, was rushed to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) were she is currently receiving treatment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

%d bloggers like this: