allegedly killing his boss, identified as Alice Xu on Friday at her residence
in Tayo Close, Akinola Cole Estate, Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja.
the deceased residence and suffocated her with a pillow for insulting
He was said to have sneaked into her house and ransacked it,
stealing about N800,000 and $2,000 cash, after the grievous act. He then disguised as a mad
person to avoid raising suspicions at the estate gate but was identified
by one of the guards who notified the police. He was arrested a check
at his victims residence revealed that woman had died.
A source revealed to the Nation that the suspect claimed he wanted to
teach the woman a lesson for the frequent verbal assaults he received
from her, and that she even insulted his mother.
“He entered her apartment when she had slept and tied her up. He covered
her mouth and nose. The woman died because she could not breathe
properly. He said he only wanted to punish her and did not mean to kill
her. N800,000 and $2,000 belonging to the woman were recovered from