The romance of a Lagos couple has come to a tragic end after the man, Isaiah Chukwu, allegedly killed his lover, identified only as Joy.
Punch Metro learnt that Chukwu and Joy, both indigenes of Ebonyi State, had been living together for the past two years without formalising the relationship.
Chukwu, a spare parts dealer in Ladipo, Oshodi, allegedly killed the 26-year-old at their residence on Balogun Street, Oshodi.
He was said to have stuffed her corpse into a bin, which he put in a sack.
Our correspondent gathered that the 35-year-old tied up the deceased’s legs and knotted the top of the sack.
He had allegedly dragged the body around 4am to the ground floor of the house en route to a dust bin when he was accosted by some youths. Read more