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A medical doctor Emmanuel Ogah, who allegedly killed his 62-year old biological mother has been arrested by the Ogun State Police command.
Divisional Police Officer of Itele- Ota Divisional headquarters, Lukman Raheem led detectives to No 16 Ololade street Lafenwa, Itele- Ota where the suspect was promptly arrested.
The mother Mrs Janet Ogah was reported to be a food vendor by one of Nigeria’s dailies, The Punch.
Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi (ASP), said the suspect was arrested on Thursday March 9, following a complaint from the younger brother of the alleged killer Cletus Ogah.
Report says preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect who had just finished his National Youth Service Corps programme came back home three days earlier and had been having squabbles with the deceased since then.
The Police said the suspect in his statement, claimed that his mother was in the habit of insulting and disgracing him in the presence of her apprentices, hence, he took her life.
Oyeyemi said the remains of the 62-year- old Janet Ogah have been deposited at the Ota General Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Meanwhile, the state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect Emmanuel Ogah to homicide section of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation.
This is the (unedited) on the spot report from the scene by one Mr. Awoniyi Isaac. Isaac shares the story on his Facebook timeline
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Son killed his Mother or Father is not a news again but I didn’t see it, I taught we are just watched it in a film
A terrible thing and unbelievable,
Why a Son will told his Mother that give me food I want to eat and killed his mother slaughtered her and stabbed her to death