Man in prison for stabbing mother to death
A man has been remanded in prison custody for stabbing his own mother to death during a disagreement.
The order was handed down by Chief Magistrate B.O Ope-Agbe, who said the accused should be remanded in Ikoyi Prisons, pending the release of legal advice from the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP).
Oniyide who is facing a-count charge of murder, according to the prosecutor, Sergeant Jimah Iseghede, had allegedly committed the offence on February 5 at 3, Olubunmi Christopher Street, Abule-Egba area of the state, where he stabbed his mother, Mrs. Taiwo Oniyide, 50, to death with a kitchen knife following a disagreement.
The case has been adjourned to March 8, pending legal advice from the DPP.
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