The killing of Grace Ajibola » Editorial » Tribune Online


LAST week, policemen in Ibadan, Oyo State, arrested a 34-year-old painter for allegedly killing a 69-year-old retiree following his discovery of over N2 million in her bank account. The painter, Niyi Abegunde, killed the woman, Mrs Grace Ajibola, a lady evangelist with the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Oke Imole, Agbeni, Ibadan, in the morning of Tuesday, March 17, in the Johnson Awe area of Oluyole Estate where the woman had lived since 1975. He then fled with her Automated Teller Machine (ATM) card, one phone and some other valuables.

The details are chilling: Mrs Ajibola had engaged Abegunde’s services in November 2019 and, impressed by the good job he did, had taken a liking to…

Source: Nigerian Tribune