A 57-year-old woman has died while passing the night with her lover at Salu area of Badagry in Lagos State.
The deceased identified as Bonu Fiaret and said to be a retired nurse died on January 2 in the one-room apartment of her lover, 60-year-old Akodogbo Doheto (pictured).
The sexual partners had sometime back broken up but reconciled at a new year carnival in their area where they rekindled their affair.
According to Akodogbo, a father of one who is currently in the custody of the State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Yaba, from the carnival, they landed in his room and made love.
“we have been lovers for more than two years, but we had to end the relationship because of her health condition. She is hypertensive.
“But we met during the carnival in Badagry and we discussed. We spent time together and had a lot of fun together at the carnival.
“Like school children, the old flame was rekindled and we decided to continue the affair. She agreed to spend the night at my place.
“By the time I woke up in the morning, I tried to wake her up, but she did not move; her body had already become lifeless and stiff. I was alarmed and alerted my neighbours.
“They said this was beyond them and that the police needs to be involved. That was how the police was contracted. I did not kill her,” he narrated.
An Okada rider, reports have it that Akodogbo is married but was not living with his wife.