Sym Otike-Odibi, a 50-year-old man, who was allegedly killed by his wife Udeme Otike-Odibi, has been buried. He was interred at the VCC, Mayfair Garden, in Ajah, Lagos state. Family members, neigbours and well-wishers attended the funeral.
Imohimi Edgal, the state commissioner of police, said it was a “premeditated” murder. He also said police investigations revealed that Udeme Odibi procured a set of knives prior to her killing.
The couple were childless, but the deceased had had a child from his first marriage.
Udeme Otike-Odibi was arraigned before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court on a count charge of murder. Her plea was not taken. She is currently remanded in Kirikiri Prisons.