Two rival lovers identified as Eniola Ayodele and Kayode Babashola have been arrested alongside their girlfriend, Barakat Wasiu, following the death of a peacemaker identified as Muhammed Obadimeji.
Obadimeji was reportedly stabbed with a sharp object while trying to separate the men who were fighting over Barakat in Dopemu area of Lagos State.
The deceased who was rushed to Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Ikeja for medical attention, died in the process of being treated.
An eye witness said; “The boyfriends were fighting over the girl and the person who came to separate them was killed. One of them stabbed the person, who wanted to separate them and the injury led to his death. The man knew nothing about the fight; he wasn’t the one in a relationship with the girl; he just intervened to stop the fight and that was it.
“The girl is a teenager and somebody was killed because of her. The police have arrested the two rival men and the girl. All of them are in the police station.
“it’s always advisable to be totally unperturbed when people go physically during fight. Innocent peacemaker got stabbed for what? Separating fight. So painful a story