Operatives of Iba Police Station have arrested a 19-year-old boy, Orji Ifeanyichukwu, for allegedly setting his 24-year-old girlfriend, Alabi Tolani, ablaze because she had another lover.
Bala Elkana, Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, said this in a statement released to newsmen on Sunday.
Mr Elkana said that the incident took place at G54, Army Post Service Housing Estate, Ojo, Lagos where they both lived in Ifeanyichukwu’s N600, 000 per annum apartment.
“Ifeanyichukwu met the victim on Feb. 28, through a hookup and she moved into his house in March.
“He has been into internet fraud popularly known as Yahoo boys for the past three years where he gets the proceeds for renting the apartment.
“They have since then, inhabited as lovers because her parents live…