The police have revealed the cause of death of Ronke Shonde as a heavy blow to the head by husband Lekan Shonde.
The charge sheet presented in court today Friday, May 20,2016 read that the action possibly happened around 8:30 pm on Thursday, May 5, 2016, ……
Com. Of Police vs Shonde Olalekan ‘M’ Age 51.
”That you, Shonde Olalekan ‘M’ on the 5th of May,2016 at about 2030 hrs,at 3, Tiemo Str, Egbeda, Lagos, in the Lagos Magisterial District, did kill one Ronke Shonde ‘F’,age 37 years,by giving her fist blow to the head and thereby committed an offence, punishable under section 221 of the criminal Law of Lagos state of Nigeria,2011”.
It was declared by the Magistrate that Shonde committed a capital offence in line with Administration of Criminal Justice Law, Second 246(1) of Lagos state.
The Magistrate, Mrs Oluyemisi Adelaja, ordered after his plea, that he should be remanded at the Ikoyi Prisons for 30 days, pending an advice from the state’s Director of Public Prosecutions.
The case was adjourned till June 24,2016 for mention.