One Saliu Oladapo has stabbed his 19-year-old girlfriend, Confidence Ebere to death. The suspect, a 25-year-old student, was said to have stabbed her with a knife in her chest, hands and legs which led to her death. The incident happened in the afternoon of May 15 at 2, Dele Ojo Street, Falodu, Oshinle Quarters, Akure, the Ondo state capital.
He was arraigned at an Akure Chief Magistrates' Court on Wednesday. Victoria Bob-Manuel, the Magistrate, ordered his remand in Olokuta Prison pending advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP.
The plea of the accused, who was represented by his lawyer, Yemi Salau, was not taken by the court.
The court adjourned the case until June 26 for DPP’s advice.