On Friday, a man suspected to belong to a gang of rapists at Oluwoye community in Ibeshe, Ikorodu area of Lagos killed a 30-year-old pregnant woman Afusat Yusuf, inflicted injuries on the couple’s two kids – Rodiat and Opeyemi, aged six and five and stabbed her husband, Kazeem Yusuf that is now in the hospital.
The attacker entered into the couples house through the window around 2am on Friday and attempted to rape Afusat which her husband who was awake resisted the rapist. Then on the process the rapist resorted to hacking him and their two kids with a machete.
While Afusat died on the spot, Kazeem and the children were rushed to the Ikorodu General Hospital, where they are still receiving treatment.
After that, the suspect went to a neighbouring building and unleashed terror on another couple, 52-year-old Sunday Robert and his wife, and fled the area.
Police has taking over the case.