A lady identified as Justina Eje, has been arrested for allegedly stabbing her husband to death in the Ikorodu Area of Lagos State.
The mother of three who claimed to have been separated from her husband for quite some time now, was paraded before newsmen at the command headquarters in Ikeja by the State Commissioner of police, Hakeem Odumosu.
She allegedly stabbed her late husband, Edwin Anduaka with a kitchen knife during a domestic quarrel.
According to her, the late husband came to her house in Ikorodu on that fateful day and wanted to collect a chain and a cloth from her which he did. They later started an argument, she tried to calm him down but he refused.
“He left but came back to meet me at my business place, the next day. He said he wanted to collect the children’s clothes but I told him they will be going to school. I pleaded with him.
All this while I was holding a knife and he started beating me. Unfortunately, the knife I was holding pierced his stomach and he fell down”
He was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.