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Girlfriend stabbed to death for refusing marriage proposal

26 May 2016, 21:44

Lagos - A 35-year-old teacher has been remanded at the Iilorin Magistrate Court for allegedly stabbing his girlfriend to death after refusing a marriage proposal, Vanguard reported.

The man is currently standing trial for culpable homicide and has been remanded at the Madalla Prison in Iilorin.

The accused has allegedly proposed to his girlfriend, after she refused he then took a knife and stabbed her and the mother.

Also read: Transport union boss accused of stabbing member to death 

The deceased refused to accept the marriage offer as the accused is a married man.

Bail has been objected by the court as it was a capital offence.

In another incident earlier in Iilorin, a customer was stabbed several times after she rejected the man who committed the offence, Punch.

For more on this story visit Vanguard


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