Shonde sentenced to death by hanging for killing wife
Justice Josephine Oyefeso of Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has sentenced to death by hanging, Lekan Shonde, a dockworker who killed his banker wife, Ronke Shonde at their resident in Egbeda on May 6, 2016. The judge while delivering judgment yesterday found him guilty of one charge brought against Shonde by the state government. The trial…
I only slapped my wife before she was found dead, says Shonde
Lekan Shonde, husband of the deceased banker, Ronke Shonde, has told a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja that he did not kill his wife but only slapped...
Ronke buried as husband pleads innocence in court
Alleged wife-killer and dockworker, Lekan Shonde, yesterday absolved himself of the death of his wife, Ronke, and told an Ebute Metta Chief Magistrates’ Court that he was innocent of her death.
‘God is my witness, I didn’t kill her...’
My first contact with Lekan Shonde was in the office of the Commander, Rapid Response Squad (RRS), ACP Tunji Disu. He was already seated with his friends.