A 45-year-old Landlady named Mrs. Folasade was arrested for allegedly murdering her tenant, Mrs. Omola Oladipupo in the kitchen during a scuffle.
The house in Taotao, Lotogbe, Ondo State, was scuffled, alleging that Folashade hit the deceased on the head, leading to her death. It was gathered that the fight ensued after Folashade accused Omolola of walking across her pot in the kitchen.
Mr. Ikudabo Oladipupo, the husband of the deceased who revealed that his wife was confirmed dead in a hospital where she was rushed to describe the incident as “unfortunate”.
“I was inside the room when I heard the voice of my wife and our landlady. I heard my wife saying she wanted to pass and that the landlady should move her pot away from the pathway to the kitchen, but my landlady said she would not move the pot.
“She told my wife to pass somewhere else. So, as my wife wanted to pass by the side of the pot, my landlady held her and pushed her away.
“Before I would come out of the house, my landlady had pushed my wife on the floor. When I saw her condition, I quickly rushed her to a hospital where she was confirmed dead”
The spokesperson of the State Police, Mrs. Funmilayo Odunlami, said that investigations had begun on the case.