July 18, 2017
A 39-year old housewife has been arrested by the police in Osogbo, Osun State capital for conspiring with others to kill her husband by stabbing him to death with a knife.
According to Olafimihan Adeoye, Commissioner of Police in Osun, who addressed journalists on Monday while parading a suspected accomplice in the killing, police detectives deployed to the scene of the murder found inscription “No Price, No Pay, Aye Axe and Forgiveness is a sin,’’ written on the wall of the house of the deceased.
The inscription is believed to be the slogan of Black Axe confraternity.
He said police investigation led to the arrest of a suspect, who on interrogation, alleged that the wife of the deceased hired him to kill her husband and also participated in the act.
He said the incident was reported to the police by one Salawudeen Jimoh on May 12.
Adeoye said Jimoh reported that at about 3:00 am, two unknown men.