Couple stabbed to death in, Sokonba road, Edo State

Residents of Upper Sakponba in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area of Edo State were thrown into mourning on Thursday when unknown attackers stabbed a couple to death.

They were said to be on their way to the market when they were attacked.

It was gathered that one of the victims, identified as Angela, died instantly while the husband, Egboigbodin, who was said to have been stabbed severally, died later in a hospital.

One of eyewitnesses, said they was about to cross to the other side of the road when the attackers struck.

The source said, “Armed robbers attacked the woman and immediately, they started fighting. They stabbed her to death and also stabbed her husband.”

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The Police Public Relations Officer of the Edo State Command, DSP Noble Uwoh, who confirmed the incident, said investigations had begun to find the killers.

2 Responses to "Couple stabbed to death in, Sokonba road, Edo State"

  1. Toochukwu Grandfinale
    Toochukwu Grandfinale   August 17, 2014 at 3:12 am

    Stabbed in d night or in d afternoon dis nigeria na waa ooh

    Reply
  2. Adubor Heavenly
    Adubor Heavenly   August 16, 2014 at 4:28 pm

    Not just a couple but a pastor n d wife in Mfm church.May God visit d killers ijn.Amen

    Reply

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