47-year-old LASTMA official stabs lover, kills self over infidelity


A 47-year-old official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Emmanuel Mekuri, has stabbed himself to death following a disagreement with his live-in lover.

The deceased Mekuri allegedly stabbed his lover in an attempt to kill her, but she escaped, however, the LASTMA official stabbed himself in the stomach.

The late Mekuri had reportedly accused his lover of infidelity, leading to serious disagreement and later a clash between the two of them early on Sunday.

The image maker in charge of the state police command, Bala Elkana, confirmed the incident in a statement he signed on Sunday evening.

Elkana said, “On 05/07/2020 at about 0100 hours, Morogbo Police Station…

Source: Nigerian Tribune