A driver in Amoshe town, Meiran, Lagos State, has been held by the State CID, Yaba, for killing his wife.
He was identified as Benjamin and it was said that he beat his wife Stella to death for allegedly getting drunk
Stella was said to have gone to drink together with three of her friends – Fatima, Kafaya – and a man, Wasiu in a nearby bar.
A witness said:
"The wife came back home drunk, her husband was angry, but people begged him to allow her sleep. He didn’t heed to their plea. He beat her up seriously. It was the following day that I was told the wife died in a hospital.”