A student in Ogun State has been arrested for allegedly poisoning his girlfriend. The suspect invited his girlfriend to his home in the Surulere neighborhood of Abeokuta on Friday, where he reportedly gave her a toxic substance, believed to be a mixture of brownie cakes, alcohol, and an unidentified damaging substance.
The victim, along with a classmate, consumed the allegedly toxic cake and began to lose consciousness. They were rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment. While the victims are responding to treatment, the police have initiated a preliminary investigation, suspecting that the suspect intended to harm them. The motive behind the suspect’s action is yet unknown, and further investigations are underway to determine the cause of the incident.