A 26-year-old, Shagbada Erigga has been arrested by police in Oyo for allegedly killing his girlfriend, Happiness Winifred, 30, for refusing to have intercourse with him.
He was paraded in the present day June 30 by the Oyo state Commissioner of Police, CP. Chuks Enwonwu, who mentioned that the suspected assassin, Erigga invited Happiness, a mom of three, to his dwelling to spend the night time with him on June 21. They bought right into a heated argument after she refused to have intercourse with him.
He punched her 3 times. She slumped and died after which he dumped her physique inside a properly within the Ojoo space of Ibadan, Oyo State capital.
The police boss mentioned males of the Ojoo Police Station started an investigation after one Mr. Agu Benson, a resident of Oritoke Space of Ojoo, Ibadan got here to the police station to report that he went to fetch water within the properly in his compound on June 25 and found a floating physique.
When interrogated, Shagbada confessed to the crime however mentioned he “unintentionally” killed Happiness.
“On that devoted day of the incident, we had been showering collectively and I requested her the explanation she has been denying me of intercourse however she was elevating her voice on me and I slapped her and to my shock, she slapped me again and I gave her simply three blows on the mouth and one other one on her neck. Subsequent factor I knew, she fell slumped and died.
After I found that she has died, I shortly carried her corpse and threw her inside a properly in my compound as a result of I used to be afraid and I didn’t need individuals to suspect me that I chargeable for her loss of life.
However just a few days later, her corpse was found by my neighbour who needed to make use of the properly and he reported the case to the police and I used to be arrested.
I remorse my actions. I don’t have intentions to kill her. She was once my girlfriend. She had informed me that she is a runs woman, that she already had three children and I mentioned no drawback, and I promised to take her as my spouse earlier than that misunderstanding got here up between each of us,” Erigga mentioned
Objects recovered from him embody one hand bag, one Andriod Cellphone, a pair of underwear, a pack of condoms, a key, and slippers.