A Cameroonian cook, is to die by hanging, for committing murder.
Justice Adedayo Akintoye of a Lagos High Court sentenced the accused, Leudjou Joel, to die by hanging for killing his master, Miss Dayo Adeleke, at her residence at Parkview estate in Ikoyi, Lagos.
The accused on December 20, 2016, stabbed Adeleke in the neck and heart, for refusing to give him a two week salary advance he earlier requested for.
The incident occurred shortly after she returned from office on that day.
The accused was arrested at the gate of the residence after killing her and was attempting to escape.
The deceased, who was the daughter of late Brigadier General Adekola Adeleke, was killed three months after her engagement with her fiancé.