Ahmed Saka, a Nigerian man has set himself, his ex-wife, and their two children ablaze after he threatened to kill his ex-wife for walking away from their marriage.
As per reports, the man and his wife were happily married and lived in their home in the Shogoye area in Oyo State. Until suddenly, Mutiat who is the wife of Ahmed decided to leave because she was no longer interested in the relationship.
This enraged Ahmed and he threatened to kill Mutiat, which he did on Wednesday night April 7, by setting their home ablaze, killing his wife, two children, and himself.
Ramon Sarumi (10) and Abiodun Oladele (seven) were the two children who lost their lives together with their parents.
The case was reported to Mapo police station by Olaide Aliu, who was a neighbor. This spearhead the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Mapo and other detectives to visit the place the incident took place. After taking pictures, the police conveyed the corpse from the scene to the mortuary of State Hospital, Adeoyo, Ibadan, post mortem.
However, the injured ones were taken to Anglican Diocese Hospital, Molete for immediate medical treatment.
CSP Olugbenga Fadeyi, the spokesperson of the state police command said they have already begun investigations for the case.