Police arrest the landlady that invited soldiers to beat her tenant to death over 2 months rent
More revelations have emerged, of the viral story of the man allegedly beaten to death in Ogijo, Ogun State.
An eyewitness told The Punch that the incident happened at 10, Prince Jamiu Oyebade Street, Ogijo. He explained that the deceased’s landlady had invited the military after a misunderstanding over two-month rent arrears the victim owed.
On arriving at the house, the soldiers manhandled and brutalised the deceased, landing him in the Pillars Hospital, Ogijo. He said, “The beating happened last week. It was the landlady of the victim that invited the military from 174 Battalion just because of little misunderstanding.
The victim has been in the hospital since that last week before he finally gave up yesterday night. His family brought his body, dumped it at the front of the house for the landlady.” The witness said the landlady has been arrested by the police.