Man Sentenced To Death For Killing MTN Staff Who Turned Down His Marriage Proposal
An Ilorin High court, today, sentenced one Ogundele David to death by hanging for killing a staff of MTN, Abiola Tosin Ashinwo.
On 25th April 2016, David who is said to be a teacher at Landmark University Secondary School, Omu-Aran, was at Tosin’s residence at Tanke where he met her mother, Abiola Ashinwo, and made effort to convince his girlfriend and mum on a marriage proposal, a plea refused on the basis that David is a married man.
According to the First Information Report, the refusal of marriage proposal infuriated the suspect; hence, he ran into the kitchen, picked a knife and stabbed Tosin to death on the spot.
The suspect also stabbed Tosin’s mother all over her body to the state of coma, she however survived after undergoing treatment at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH).