Monday, August 20, 2018

Lagos: 57-Year Old Woman Beats Up Neighbour, 35 Till She Was Hospitalized

A 35-year old woman, Mrs. Titilayo Akapo, was been battered by an elderly woman in her compound. Mrs. Sherifat Jimoh, 57 was challenged by Titilayo, before Sherifat battered her.

The incident happened at Osunba compound in Igando area of Lagos where they resided.
Following the serious assault on the victim, the police at Igando Division has arrested Sherifat and charged her before the Ejigbo Magistrates court.

It was gathered that both the victim and the defendant had always constantly quarreled over domestic matters.

Whenever Sherifat raised her voice over common matters in the compound, Titilayo will challenge her and threaten to beat her up until the day the incident took place.

On that day, they had a disagreement as usual,  the victim challenged Sherifat but this time, Sherifat gave her hot. She reportedly grabbed Titilayo, threw her on the ground and rained blows on her face. Titilayo sustained injuries, bled, and was rushed to a hospital before the matter was charged to court.

She was remanded in prison custody pending when she will perfect her bail condition. The matter was adjourned till 5th September, 2018.