Husband’s killed his wife, Olamide Alli, 25, and murder’s self, Chris Ndukwe, 39, over infidelity at the man residence in Ilasan, Lekki, which occurred at early hours on Sunday.
The Lagos Police are investigating the cases of the incident that lead to the deaths of both couples as it was allegedly reported.
The woman, who lived at Ogba, had a complicated relationship with Ndukwe for over seven years and had two children aged seven and three with him.
It was gathered that the man allegedly bound his spouse, sealed her mouth, shaved her hair, and stabbed her multiple times with different knives in the head and eyes.
He, thereafter, ingested some poisonous substances suspected to be pesticides.
Police spokesman Bala Elkana said homicide detectives have sealed up the place, adding, “They have commenced an investigation. The bodies of the man and the woman have been moved to the hospital for an autopsy.”
According to the police, he said, They found two kitchen knives and two bottles of insecticides were found in the house.