A man identified as Taofeek Sosanya has been reportedly stabbed to death at his friend’s house causing detectives from the homicide section of the Lagos State Police Command to launch an investigation into his murder.
The deceased Sosanya, 28, had reportedly gone to the said friend’s place to celebrate the Eid el-Fitr, in hopes of returning to his base in Ogun State on Monday.
Sunday night, he went outside his friend’s house to receive fresh air outside after power outage and slept off in the process.
Someone reportedly raised alarm after unknown armed persons invaded the area killing Sosanya in the process.
The Lagos State Police public Relations officer, CSP Chike Oti, who confirmed the incident said investigation into the matter had begun.
“Policemen visited the scene and removed the corpse, which was deposited at the Mainland morgue for autopsy.” he said.
His friends have however taken to their various social media timelines to pay tribute to the deceased:
One D’Prince Babjide wrote:
I think I will miss you Sosanya Taofeek Olayinka forever, like the stars miss the sun in the morning skies….. No more missed calls from you and your numbers will be disappeared from my contact, Barack Obama may your jentle soul rest in perfect Peace….the freedom fighter