How Jilted Lover poisoned family that Died after eating Amala

Following the sad news of the death of about five women who 'gave up' after consuming Amala in the Ibokun, Obokun area of Osun state, investigation has revealed that the food substance was poisoned by one Rasaq who was said to be in a relationship with, Esther one of the victims.

According to Amiloaded, Esther was dating Rasaq, known as ‘fine boy’ but suddenly decided to quit the relationship. Rasaq, a commercial motorcycle operator, was not happy with her decision.

As a result of his "anger", he was said to have connived with one of Esther’s friends to poison the food which was meant for the whole family.

After eating the food, Esther and her mother, Mrs Kehinde Fasanya who was a staff of Obokun Local Government died instantly.

Others were rushed to hospitals but efforts to save their lives failed as three among the four persons that were taken to Wesley Guild Hospital in Ilesa eventually died.

The Commissioner of Police in the State, Fimihan Adeoye confirmed to newsmen that Rasaq has been arrested and was being interrogated. He assured that the matter would be diligently investigated.