65-year-old landlord, Joseph Olaleye has been arrested for
allegedly setting a-three year old boy of his tenant Abdulahi
Razaq ablaze to death.
The police Public Relations Officer of the command in Ogun
State, Muyiwa Adejobi in a statement said the suspect who
lived in Olowosatide, Owode Ijako Ota in Ado Odo Otta Local
Government Area of the state committed the crime on Monday
around 1: pm.
According to Adejobi, the incident occured when the suspect
threw an ignited kerosene stove at the boy, who was a son to
one Olalekan Razak, one of the tenants of the suspect, which
caused severe injuries on the victim before he was rushed to a
Hospital in otta where he was confirmed dead.
“The Commissioner of Police Ogun State CP Abdulmajid Ali,
who described the incident as unfortunate, has directed that
the suspect be charged to court after investigation without any
“The Police boss has however sympathised with the family of
the late young boy and assured them, as well as Good people of
Ogun state, of justice in the matter”, he said.
This man is an evil man confirmed one,I can’t stop thinking about the pains the little boy went through before he died,what must have happened to make an old man like that act soo foolishly?he should be sentence to life imprisonment for what he did wicked soul,someone that should be a father to all his tenants is the one causing them a life time pain,to hell with this wicked old man. Gubi