Nigerian Man Slits Student’s Throat For Refusing To Pay N50K Debt

Mr. Kayode Adewumi of the Ekiti State Police Command has arrested , who allegedly killed a student of Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Mr. Boluwaji Olarinoye, over a N50,000 debt.

The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr. Victor Babayemi, confirmed the arrest of the suspect to our correspondent in Ado-Ekiti on Monday.

The PPRO said, “We have arrested the suspect. He is in our custody now and is cooperating with us in our investigation. Very soon, we will charge him to court.

“He ran away to Lagos State but through the cooperation of some people and intelligence, we were able to arrest him from his hideout.”

Olarinoye was said to have lent Adewumi, his friend, N50,000 but he refused to pay when the deceased asked repayment.

It was learnt that when Olarinoye insisted on collecting his money, Adewumi invited him to his residence and an argument ensued.

Adewumi allegedly slit Olarinoye’s throat and cut him all over his body with a machete.

Although Olarinoye was rushed to a hospital, PUNCH Metro learnt that he died shortly after.

The incident, which happened on Friday night in Erijiyan-Ekiti, threw the community into pandemonium.

The incident, it was gathered, angered some youths in the town who pursued the suspect but could not catch up with him.

In anger, the youth went back to the suspect’s residence and set it ablaze after other residents had fled.

The deceased was said to have lent Adewumi the money, which was part of his school fees, with the hope that he would repay before the commencement of the second semester examination.

It was learnt that Olarinoye had to miss the examinations as he could not pay his school fees

10 Comments

  • cberry says:

    May God never allow our good deeds lead us to a bad end. Amen.
    Rest in peace, my Brother.

  • Chima says:

    If it were to be an Igbo name, the first comment here will be Igbo like money!!!
    May his kind soul rest in peace.

  • Victor says:

    In everytin we do lets tink of d value it will add 2 our life,after killin him did he gt d money or did he wrote d exam.NO but he got more bigger problem. R I P man

  • sec says:

    That’s why som people does not lend money, I can imagine d face of dt demon when he was borowing dt money and to pay back he chose to take his friend’s life. God wil punish him. Look at hw som1’s kindness has taken him to an early grave. What a pity! May his soul RIP

  • Samuel A. says:

    So sad. But surely the wicked must not go unpunish. Adieu & glorious rest, good brother Olarinoye.

  • Darlington says:

    if it were tu b an OGONI name my 1st comment here culd hv b an anger on him 4 him tu slits d Life of his frnd tu an end, is a tragedy tu me.may GOD grant hs soul Amen!

  • lockupman says:

    If I were the deceased, I wuld be so glad becos my friend Adewumi has helped me into a DIRECT ENTRY to heaven.

  • Abosede says:

    @lockupman, U r very wrong. If u r a sinner & u av nt confess&forsake ur sins, if death comes there wil b no heaven 4 u, HELL FIRE STRAIGHT!
    Dat is y one has 2 b askn 4 4givnes each brand new day cos u neva can tel wen d time wld b.
    May d deceasd soul RIP.

  • JD says:

    What I hv got 2 knw nw in lyf is [email protected] d good deed ppl do 2 others end them in big problem N/B (ANGER).. I don’t 4 what so ever reason blame this ♍A̶̲̥̅Ϟ 4 out of anger doing what he did cos I too was sent 2 prison 2dayz to M̶̲̥̅Ɣ final year degree exam.. What ppl don’t ask is what d person had don 4 him 2 get mad and do what he did, what ppl look out is jst d end action… R.I.P Dude

  • blinkxx says:

    wot a sad story.dat guy deserves 2 b sentenced by hangn make him knw as him frnd suffer b4 him die.R.I.P dear brother

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