A 34 year-old undergraduate of Ekiti State University, Danusa Jimoh has allegedly killed his wife after engaging her in a brawl.
Jimoh, from Okeyi, Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State, and his wife are blessed with a child but report says they are constantly at war. This fight was said to have been over the man's inability to provide his wife with enough money to bury her dad.
One thing led to another and they got into a fight, then Jimoh a 400- level Public Administration student of EKSU, overpowered his wife and she was said to have and hit her head against a stone and became unconscious. Efforts to revive her failed and she later died at a hospital.
The Commissioner of Police in Ekiti State, Mr. Sotonye Wakama, who briefed journalists about the case, said the couple lived at 1, Idemo Street, Are-Ekiti in Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area. He said, “the command has arrested Danusa Jimoh aged 34 years, a native of Okeyi, Okene, Kogi State, who allegedly murdered his wife, Mope Ojuade, on July 3, 2012.”
The commissioner said the command was awaiting the autopsy report on the deceased from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital, where the corpse was deposited.