Sunday Adefonou Anani, the 22-year-old Togolese cook, who allegedly murdered his boss, Opeyemi Badamosi, Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, is dead.
Vanguard reports that Anani’s counsel got a message on Wednesday morning that the suspect is dead.
Details of the death are still sketchy at the moment.
The late suspect was charged with one count of murder which was allegedly committed on October 31, 2018, at Badamosi’s resident at 3b, Onikoyi Lane, Parkview Estate Ikoyi Lagos. The charge stated that Anani, in order to rob, stabbed the deceased to death with a kitchen knife.
According to the charge, the offence is contrary to section 222 and Punishable Under section 223 of the Criminal laws of Lagos State 2015. The police Prosecutor, Mr J.I Eboseremene had told the court that he had an application to remand the suspect in prison custody under section 115, of the administration of criminal justice law and 264, of adminstration of criminal justice law 2015.
The Lagos state police command had said it was able to establish a prima facie case of murder against the suspect with intent to steal from his deceased boss.