• How my husband poured fuel, set me ablaze in Benin – Woman narrates

    How my husband poured fuel, set me ablaze in Benin – Woman narrates

    A woman, Mrs. Margaret Onya, whose husband set her ablaze in Edo state at the weekend, says her husband ‘promised to teach her a lesson.’

    The woman spoke to reporters on Wednesday from her hospital bed at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH.

    According to her, “We had a quarrel and my husband told me he would teach me a lesson. After our disagreement, I sat on the chair and my husband went inside, brought petrol and wanted to pour it […]

  • I poured him acid because he raped me – 31-year woman tells court

    I poured him acid because he raped me – 31-year woman tells court

    A 31-year-old businesswoman, Nneka Nwachukwu of Dape Village, Abuja, told a Wuse Zone 2 High Court, Abuja, that she poured acid on Peter Nwogu, because he raped her.

    Nwachukwu, led in evidence her Counsel, Moneka Azubike, told the court on Tuesday that Nwogu, the defendant came to her house and forced her to sleep with him.

    The defendant was first arraigned on April 11, 2014 by the police for the offence of culpable homicide contrary to Section 221 of the Penal Code.

    She […]