Lagos Arrests Man Who Dared Police After Violently Attacking Wife

A man who went to his Facebook page to boast after attacking his wife has finally been arrested by the Lagos a State Government.

The man Afobaje Mayegun, had on May 5 posted photos of his wife after beating her leaving with her blood all over her body.

The Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team said on Thursday that it's attention was called to the social media post which showed different photos of the woman after being attacked.

DSVRT said on Thursday that Mayegun has been arrested and was ready to charge him to court after necessary investigations.

"I beat my wife and am waiting for her police because I talk to a woman" Mayegun had boasted on May 5.

But on Thursday, the Lagos anti-domestic violence body said "The attention of the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team was drawn  to a viral post on Facebook wherein one Afobaje Maiyegun boasted that he had just beaten up his wife and declared he is ‘’waiting for her police‘’ to come and arrest him.

"Immediately, the team reached out to ACP Gbolahan  Odugbemi, Area Commander, Area J who ensured that the said person was arrested immediately. Preliminary investigation conducted revealed  that this is not the first time the said Mr. Maiyegun would perpetrate such a dastardly act." It said.

The organization said Mayegun would have his first day in court on Friday May 15, while warning residents against domestic and sexual violence.


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