According to the commissioner of police, Olafimihan Adeoye, said the incident took place at No.11, Adeniran street, Hallelujah Estate, Osogbo.
Adding that his men began investigation after one Engineer Salawudeen Jimoh of No, 37, Engineer Adesina Salawudeen Street , Osogbo, lodged a complaint at Dada Estate Divisional Police Headquarters.
The investigation lead to the arrest of the deceased first wife and the assassin, Oladapo Dolapo.
The assassin, who was just released from the Ilesa prison was contacted by the wife of the deceased to help her kill her husband and she offered to pay him N10,000.
The commissioner of police added;
“Having concluded their plans, the duo exchanged numbers while Mrs. Omotayo later called Oladapo to inform him of her husband’s whereabouts. Mrs. Omotayo Salawudeen took Oladapo through the kitchen and hid him inside a store in their apartment. When the husband came, the wife signaled her guest (Oladapo) and immediately,Mrs. Omotayo Salawudeen used pillow to cover her husband’s mouth while Oladapo Dolapo, a musician from Ejigbo, stabbed him to death in his chest”,
After killing the deceased, the assassin wrote inscriptions on the wall like “NO PRICE NO PAY”, “AXE AYE” “FORGIVENESS IS A SIN” so that the killing will look like a cultist attack.
The duo are being detained by the police and would soon face justice.