Isawo community, Ikorodu, Lagos State, was thrown into mourning on Sunday, after a 23-year-old lady committed suicide over alleged abuse from her elder brother.Sherifat Suleiman was said to have killed herself after efforts to ensure her elder brother stopped his incessant molestation proved abortive in Ikorodu-West Local Council Development Area (LCDA).It was gathered that due to the failed efforts, the lady, described as gentle by neighbours, was said to have consumed a substance believed to be an insecticide after she was beaten by her brother on Sunday.Sherifat was discovered writhing in pains by residents and was rushed to the hospital for treatment. The 23-year-old, who had visible marks of assaults on the right thigh, died a few minutes before she was rushed to the hospital.Sherifat, who was preparing for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, started living with the brother after the death of their father.
The family of late Stella Ifeoma Abugu, a serving NYSC member, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to investigate her alleged death in the custody of operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) in Abuja. According to the petition, the deceased was arrested by SARS Operatives on Thursday, September 10, […]
A 55-year-old man identified as Emeka Okwuome, has been arrested for defiling his 14-year-old neighbor at their residence located at No 22, Oladuni Street, Ejigbo,Lagos. It was gathered that he was nabbed on Friday July 17th,2020. According to Vanguard News, the suspect who’s a widower and a trader, was caught assaulting the primary six pupil […]