The sleepy group of Ugbe-Akoko in Akoko North-East Native Authorities Space of Ondo State was in the course of the weekend struck by tragedy when a 68-years-old lady was axed to death.
It was gathered that the incident occurred at her residence at Sabo avenue, Ugbe when the deceased was discovered in the pool of her personal blood by her youngsters.
In accordance to sources, the axe used to kill the girl recognized as Bosede Yakubu was left in her head by the yet-to-be recognized killer.
One of many sources who craved anonymity disclosed that the late Madam Yakubu used to commerce in kola nut enterprise and popularly referred to as ‘Mama Olobi’ including that her physique was found by her youngsters who went to report the event on the Ikare-Akoko police station.
The Chief Medical Director, State Specialist Hospital, Ikare-Akoko, Dr. Wale Oguntuase confirmed that the corpse has been deposited on the hospital’s morgue.
The occupants of the home the place the deceased was residing earlier than the incident have been quizzed by the police.
In the meantime, sympathizers who thronged the resident of late Yakubu when information of the homicide filtered into the city described her as a hardworking lady who had been useful to many individuals.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Ondo State Command, Mr. Femi Joseph who confirmed the incident disclosed that some arrests have been made whereas investigation has already commenced.