Today's Trending

Man, 21, in prison for stabbing his in-law to death

An Evboriaria Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State on Thursday ordered remanded a 21-year-old man, Lucky Igbineyi, in prison for allegedly stabbing his his in-law to death.


The Chief Magistrate, Caroline Oghuma, who ordered the remand, said that the case file should be duplicated and sent to the Directorate of Public Prosecution for legal advice.

[pro_ad_display_adzone id=”60438″]

Oghuma remanded the accused at Oko Medium Security Prison, Benin, pending the advice of the DPP, and adjourned the case till November 18 for mention.

Prosecutor Oluwaseun Olatoye told the court that the accused committed the crime on September 3, at 40, Enoruwa Street, off Upper Sakponba Road, Benin.

Olatoye said the accused unlawfully killed Blessing Obazee his in-law by using a knife to stab him on his stomach severally.

He the accused came to stay in the same room with the deceased, his in-law, in his house.

The prosecutor said that on that faithful, Obazee refused to give the accused the cigarette he was smoking, and later the accused went to buy his own.

Olatoye said that the deceased resisted the accused from smoking in his room, and during a scuffle Igbineyi took a knife and stabbed Obazee severally to death.

The prosecutor said the offence contravened Sections 319 (1) of the Criminal Code Cap. 48 Vol. 11 laws of the defunct Bendel State of Nigeria 1976 now applicable in Edo State.

5 Comments on Man, 21, in prison for stabbing his in-law to death

  1. This must be a spiritual something


  2. Exactly my brother


  3. I think hez under a spell


  4. this is not ordinary eyes oh


  5. this is not ordinary eyes oh


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: