The incidence happened on Friday night 14 April , 2017 still the following morning of Saturday the 15th. Obiageli was reportedly chained on the with a police handcuff to Ifeanyi’s generator throughout the night, outside.
Neighbours and some witness say Obiageli was seriously battered by her husband before being chained.
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Ifeanyi Ajaero a 37-year-old man who is believed to be the husband of Obiageli and the perpetrator of the act.
Aduroja Moses of the command in Sagamu led his men to the scene, rescued the victim and got the suspect arrested.
Moses said, “the suspect admitted chaining his woman to the generator, but he claimed that the action was for “self-defence.”
However, Ahmed Iliyasu, the State Police Commissioner, described the incidence as height of wickedness and ordered the immediate transfer of the case to Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Labour Unit of the state Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.
The Commissioner of Police also warned residents of the state that the command would not tolerate any act of domestic violence no matter who was involved.