In Lagos PHCN official reportedly stabbed to death by woman for disconnecting light

A woman has been arrested for stabbing a PHCN official to death for disconnecting light.

  • Published:
Ediale Ayodele play

The suspect, Ediale Ayodele

(dailypost)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

A 35-year-old woman has been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, for allegedly stabbing an official of Ikeja Electric company in Lagos State.

Daily Post reports that the Commandant, NSCDC, Lagos Command, Tajudeen Balogun, told newsmen that the suspect identified as Ediale Ayodele who resides at No. 6, Ayodola Close, Akonwonjo, allegedly stabbed the official while he was on a routine forecast drive in the area.

ALSO READ: Woman stabs husband to death after he caught her with another man

According to the reports, the official whose identity has been withheld, arrived at the property to check on a disconnection which was carried out some weeks ago, when an altercation occurred between the suspect and the deceased.

The suspect reportedly grabbed a knife and stabbed the deceased during the course of the altercation.

Daily Post reports that the deceased was rushed to the General Hospital at Alimoso, where he was confirmed dead.

ALSO READ: Female lawyer who allegedly stabbed husband to death lands in prison

The NSCDC boss noted that more details would be made known to the public upon the completion of the investigation.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Nigeria?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +2349055172167, Social Media @pulsenigeria247: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng. More information here.