A man identified as Ajayi Tosin, have reportedly been arrested by officers of an Ikorodu Police Station in Lagos State for allegedly causing bodily harms to his 25-years old girlfriend, Mercy Ojo.
The two lovers ares said to have been staying together since January, 2019 before things started falling apart as Mercy according to Tosin, started having multiple affairs.
Tosin who narrated how he planned the evil act said he pleaded with his girlfriend to stop cheating but she refused. Regretting his actions, Tosin pleaded that it was anger that pushed him to carry out such wicked act blaming everything on the devil.
He said he loved mercy so much and couldn’t imagine another man sleeping with her. He however admitted that he never knew Mercy will faint as a result of the pepper.
Mercy who is currently admitted into an undisclosed private hospital is said to still be in coma, as doctors are battling to ease her pains as well as revive her. Tosin who works in a popular construction company said he will pay the bills. He begged the police not to charge him to court saying he was an orphan and had no relation that will visit or look after him
While narrating to newsmen in tears the YabaTech graduate said that Mercy was his mother, sister, friend, girlfriend, aunty and relation and all he had in the world was the girl – the reason he became bitter and devastated when he discovered that she was cheating with two guys; one of her course mates and another, a neighbor.
Tosin also confirmed that he was the one training mercy in school. According to him, Mercy’s family didn’t know when he registered her in YabaTech where he, himself graduated.
He said he plead with the police officers on duty to help him beg his girlfriend’s parents who were anxious to have him jailed saying they were not even aware that Mercy had been staying with a man since last year and were visibly angry telling the young man to pray that their daughter survives else they too will also kill him.
Tosin further claimed if only Mercy could forgive him again, he will learn to control his anger saying he had learnt his lessons in a very hard way