Lagos - A commercial sex worker has been arrested by the police at Ikoyi Division in Lagos, western Nigeria, for allegedly stabbing a male customer.
Trouble started when the sex worker Cynthia Edo alleged that the customer Kola Ayinla was trying to harm her with a charm during sex bout at a local hotel in Ikoyi.
The suspect said the customer requested to have sex with her overnight after agreeing to a fee of N20 000.
She accused the customer of trying to bring out something like charm from his pocket to harm her while they were having sex, an allegation the customer denied.
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Ayinla explained that he negotiated sex with Cynthia for N20 000 all night only for her to spring up from the bed after only one round of sex, saying his money has 'expired'.
He said an argument ensued and Cynthia stabbed her severally on his body.
Cynthia was arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court on a one count charge of felony to wit, unlawful assault on Kola Ayinla by stabbing him with a broken bottle all over his body occasioning bodily harm, an offence punishable under section 171 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011.
She pleaded not guilty to the charg and the presiding Magistrate, H. O. A. Amos admitted her to bail in the sum of N100,000 with two sureties in like sum.
Amos adjourned the case till 3 March, 2016 for mention, while the defendant was taken to kirikiri prison, Apapa, Lagos pending when she will perfect her bail conditions
- News 24