Police arrest boyfriend suspected of killing ex-Ondo deputy governor's daughter

Police arrest boyfriend suspected of killing ex-Ondo deputy governor's daughter

- Adeyemi Alao, the suspected killer of Khadijat Oluboyo, has been arrested

- Khadijat, the daughter of an ex-deputy governor of Ondo state, was found dead in Alao’s home on Sunday, July 8

- The suspect was arrested by a team of detectives from the State Criminal Investigations Department

The Nigeria Police Force, Ondo state command, on Monday, July 9, said it has arrested Adeyemi Alao, the suspected killer of Adenike Khadijat Oluboyo, a daughter of the immediate ex-governor of Ondo state, Lasisi Oluboyo.

Adenike Oluboyo was on Sunday found dead and hidden under a bed at the home of Alao who was her boyfriend.

The suspect allegedly made attempts to bury Khadijat’s body in his house at Oke-Aro area of Akure, the Ondo state capital.

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A source of The Nation said that Alao had allegedly dug a grave in the room when nemesis caught up with him.

Adeyemi Alao. Photo source: The Nation

Adeyemi Alao allegedly killed Adenike and hid her under a bed at his home. Photo source: The Nation

According to police spokesman, Femi Joseph, the suspect was arrested by a team of detectives from the State Criminal Investigations Department (CID).

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that the ex-deputy governor, Lasisi Oluboyo, claimed that his daughter was used for ritual purposes after she went missing on Monday, July 2.

Speaking on how he got to know that Alao was his late daughter’s boyfriend, the former deputy governor disclosed that his daughter met Alao at the College of Education, Ondo state.

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Source: Legit

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