A tenant who is also a commercial motorcyclist has reportedly raped his landlady to death in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti state capital.
According to reports, the shocking incident occurred on Thursday at Olorunda area of the state while the mother-of-three was alone in her home after her husband had gone to work and the children were said to have gone for holiday coaching.
Vanguard reported that the suspected tenant allegedly broke into his landlady room, threatened her with a cutlass and tied her up before performing raping her to death.
The tenant was said to have fled the house immediately after the incident but some of his belongings were found in the room which suggested that he was responsible for the act.
One of the children of the deceased who spoke with Vanguard said he saw the tenant on a bike while coming home but never knew he had killed his mum at home.
The husband of the deceased and her children were thrown into mourning as they wept wept profusely.
Caleb Ikechukwu, the police public Relations Officer confirmed the incident and assured that the police had swung into action to bring the suspect to book.