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Woman, 27, stabs mother, driver with knife over love affairs

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A 27-year-old woman, Chizoba Okafor, who allegedly stabbed her mother and a driver with a kitchen knife over suspicion that the duo were having a love tango, was, Tuesday, brought before an Apapa Chief Magistrates’ Court.

Okafor, a resident of Ajegunle area of Lagos, facing a charge of assault, however pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The Prosecutor, Insp. Ferdinand Asu, told the court that the accused committed the offence on Feb. 23 at her residence.

Asu said that the accused stabbed Blessing Edeki, her mother and the driver, Prince Omokaroa, because she thought they were having an affair.

The prosecutor said that the defendant stabbed her mother on the right hand and also stabbed the driver on the leg.

Asu said that efforts made by their neighbours to stop her from stabbing her mother and the driver proved abortive.

The offence contravened Section 173 of Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.

The Chief Magistrate, Mr Michael Olubi, granted the accused bail of N50, 000 with one surety in like sum.

Olubi, however, fixed further hearing in the case until March 18.

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