allegedly killed his lover, Miss Tosin Ashinwo, 27, has said he was
under a spell when he killed Ashinwo and stabbed her 65-year-old mother,
other suspects by the Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Samuel
Okaula, in Ilorin on Wednesday, the suspect said he had been married to
his wife, Ronke, for about seven years without a child.
University Secondary School, Omu-Aran, Kwara State, added that Ronke, on
hearing of his relationship with Ashinwo, threatened to deal with him.
seven years without any child from my wife, Ronke. After people saw me
with Ashinwo, they told my wife stories that were false. That made her
(Ronke) to get annoyed and she threatened to deal with me. It was after I
stabbed Ashinwo and I saw her collapsing that my eyes became clear.
November and things had been going on fine with us. I do not know what
made me to kill her. We were friends. She loved me and I loved her as
well. I don’t know what came over me.”
determination to arrest the culprit, set up an intelligence-based unit
which arrested him on May 13 at Oba-Ile in Osun State.
2015 declared Ibrahim wanted and offered a reward of N50m to any person
with useful information that could lead to his arrest.
members of his gang to unleash terror on Agbarere, Ita-Ajia, Idi-Ape,
and other areas in Ilorin by allegedly killing residents and setting
hundreds of houses ablaze.
the command and the need to make him answer for all his criminal
activities led to the setting up of a special investigation team with a
sole mandate of apprehending him.
three locally-made pistols, one axe, eight live ammunition, one live
cartridge, charms and a knife from the suspect.
confessed to being strong members of the KKK Confraternity, adding that
their activities included maiming and robbing in Oke-Onigbin and its