A 39-year old woman, Mrs Omotayo Salawudeen, on Monday confessed that she had sexual intercourse with her late husband Alhaji Salawudeen Hakeem before killing him.
She made this disclosure while she was being interrogated by the press men during police parade of criminals in the Osun State police headquarters, Osogbo on Monday, July 17, 2017.
According to her, the late husband was a good person who always took care of her needs and that of her children.
She said ” We’ve been married for seventeen years, we are blessed with three children aged 17,15 and 12″
“He didn’t not offend me, I was just mad at him. I choked him pillow, after having sex and Dolapo (who was hired) stabbed him to death with knife.
“I regret my action. I didn’t know it would feel this way.”
Omotayo, who was not looking remourseful, explained that it was just her desire to kill her late husband.
“I hired Oladapo Dolapo to help me kill my husband at my own desires,” she added.
A suspect, Oladapo Dolapo, (24) who was engaged by the Omotayo confessed that he actually stabbed the late Salawudeen while Omolayo covered his head with pillow until he died.
He said the suspect (wife) contracted him to punish her husband by killing him, with a promise to give him whatever he requested, if the operation was successful.
Dolapo said that the deceased’s wife, Omotayo enticed him to commit the crime by promising him a befitting accommodation and other largesse.
Parading the suspect, the Commissioner of Police, Olafimihan Adeoye, disclosed that Engr. Salawudeen Adesina Jimoh of number 3, Engr. Adesina Salawu street, Osogbo came to the station on May 12, 2017 and reported that on the same day at 3:00am two unknown men entered into his brother’s house located at No 11, Adeniran Street, Alleluyah Estate, Osogbo and stabbed him to death with knife and nothing was carted away.
Adeoye further explained that “a team of police directives and patrol men went to the scene where inscription was found on the Wall of the deceased house “No Price No Pay, Aye Axe and Forgiveness is a sin” .
The Commissioner of Police stated that “Oladapo Dolapo was first to be arrested in connection with the murder of late Salawudeen Hakeem.”
Adeoye said investigation by the police revealed that Omotayo did not only hired dolapo but actively participated in killing her late husband, Salawudeen.
He therefore warned the members of the public to be wary of marital or domestic dispute by promptly reporting to the police for next reaction.
He promised that the case would be charged to court as soon as investigation is completed.
Paraded alongside are Friday Augustine (28), Ojo Tifase (19) and 60 years old Augustine Adepegba who were arrested as suspected armed robbers with two unregistered Bajaj Motorcycles, single cut to size barrel, damaged local made pistol, four empty sell of AK 47 amonition and one cultlass recovered from them as exhibit.