A farmer has committed suicide in Ewekoro Local Government Area of Ogun State after claiming his wife and daughter’s lives.
46-year-old Olubusayo Sunday(file image) on Wednesday at Onigbedu town beheaded his wife, Oyewole, and their three-year-old daughter, Esther, and thereafter committed suicide.
The police spokesman in Ogun State, Mr. Olumuyiwa Adejobi said
the last statement Olubusayo made before he died in the presence of the police detectives suggested that there was a quarrel between him and his wife.
He said, “After he had beheaded the wife and daughter, Olubusayo stabbed himself, set himself ablaze and wanted to jump inside a well but was prevented by neighbours.
“He later died in the hospital of fatal injuries he had inflicted on himself.”