The police in Ogun State have arrested a tenant, identified simply as Abdullahi, for allegedly killing his landlady, Raliat Olasupo, in the Ibafo area of the state.
PUNCH Metro learnt that Abdullahi slaughtered the 85-year-old landlady with a knife during an altercation over N9,000, said to be an amount the landlady was supposed to pay Abdullahi for a service rendered.
Our correspondent learnt that the service was the roofing of one of the rooms in the house, which Abdullahi reportedly coordinated and demanded N9,000 from the landlady. It was gathered that Olasupo, popularly called Iya Ibadan, had accused Abdullahi of being a trouble maker, and had got the police to arrest the tenant and eject him from the house. Read more