The Ekiti State Excessive Court docket has sentenced one Tunmise Abraham to demise by hanging for the homicide of his landlady, one Bukola Olanrewaju.
Abraham was discovered responsible of raping the landlady earlier than finally killing her at Olorunda Zone 7 Adebayo space of Ado-Ekiti in 2019. It was gathered that the late Olanrewaju had demanded lease arrears and electrical energy payments from the convict earlier than the ugly incident.
The mom of three was at house alone after her husband had gone to work whereas the youngsters have been mentioned to have gone for vacation teaching when the incident occurred.
Abraham was alleged to have damaged into the girl’s room, threatened her with a cutlass and tied her up earlier than performing the dastardly act.
It was additionally gathered that after the act, the tenant fled the home however a few of his belongings have been discovered within the room which instructed that he was chargeable for the act.
The Director of Public Prosecutions, Julius Ajibare, who prosecuted the case for the state authorities referred to as 4 witnesses to show the case past affordable doubt.
The courtroom presided over by Justice Abodunde discovered Abraham responsible of the offence and sentenced him to demise by hanging.