Landlord Slumps, Dies After Disagreement With Tenant


A landlord, Abiodun Bolarinwa, has slumped and died on Chris Matthew Street, in the Okomaiko area of Lagos state.

The deceased was said to have slumped after a disagreement with his tenant, one Shadrach Enim. They reportedly insulted and threatened each other.

Enim, according to PUNCH Metro, has been handed over to the police on suspicion that he had a hand in the landlord’s death.

The incident occurred on Saturday evening.

The state Police Public Relations Officer, Chike Oti, confirmed the incident.

“According to the report from the division, there was no physical contact. The landlord, Mr Abiodun Bolarinwa, slumped and died. The corpse has been taken to a mortuary for autopsy. The tenant is in custody pending the conclusion of investigations,” Oti said.

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