Christmas day turned bloody for at London barber street, Majidun awori area of Ikorodu, Lagos state when a woman identified as Christiana Ado stabbed her husband to death. The couple had just moved to the area when the unfortunate incident happened. According to reports, Christiana and her husband had a heated argument earlier that day over his inability to provide money for the Christmas celebration.
It was gathered that she was a full housewife who wasn’ t doing anything that could generate income perhaps because they were still new in the area. It was not stated if that was her choice or the husband’ s decision. Little is known about them because they had just moved to the area.
An eyewitness said that they suddenly heard the man’ s scream and when they rushed in to see what was wrong, they saw that he had been stabbed by his wife. The landlord immediately notified the owode onirin division Police and they took the up the case.
During police interrogation, Christiana confessed that she unintentionally killed her husband.
She said she got uncontrollably angry because he didn’ t give her money to prepare a special meal for Christmas like every other men do and they have three children in the house. Confirming the incident, the Police reported ” The woman asked the man for money for food but the man turned her down, saying he didn’ t have money. This led to an argument and the man hit her.
They fought and the woman, in anger, went into the kitchen and got a knife with which she stabbed him to death. What attracted neighbours was the man’ s scream for help as he was drenched in blood. The woman said it was not intentional. “
Christiana was charged to court and after series of court sittings, she has been freed on the note that she acted on self- defense.