A 25-year-old Lagos-based lady who was allegedly bathed with acid by her ex-lover in the Surulere area of the state, has demanded the prosecution of the suspect.
A man simply identified as Paul, who allegedly bathed his ex-lover, a 25-year-old caterer, Rosemary Nnaife, with acid is set to be arraigned as the victim has demanded the prosecution of the suspect.
According to a report by Punch Metro, the Delta State indigene whose face had been scarred by the acid since the incident, said that Paul who is a resident of Lawanson in the Surulere area of Lagos State had yet to be prosecuted.
Speaking further, the victim who explained that she had dated Paul for four years before the relationship ended due to abuse and violence, added that she got into another relationship, which did not go down well with the suspect, who allegedly began sending threat messages to her and her new boyfriend.
The threat allegedly culminated in an acid bath after she was tricked out of her residence in the Abaranje, Ikotun area of the state.
The innocent victim revealed that she was rushed to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Surulere, by sympathisers, while Paul was arrested by policemen from the Itire division, adding that although the Directorate of Public Prosecutions ordered that the suspect be tried at the Lagos State High Court, the case was still pending.
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