‘Wife killer’ has a child out of wedlock

TVC E. Lekan Shonde, the man alleged to have killed his wife in the Egbeda area of Lagos, has a child out of wedlock, according to Bolatito Bewaji, the sister of the late woman. In an interview with Punch, Bewaji accused Shonde of being a cheat, who constantly abused his wife,  because he was insecure and jealous. She said her family had advised the deceased to leave her husband, but Ronke, who almost left in December, stayed back because a pastor and her landlady pleaded. According to Bolatito, the marriage started having problems when Ronke found her husband had been cheating and had a child out of wedlock. “My sister called me and said her husband had a child outside wedlock. She said somebody brought the child to the house and said her husband was the father. She was shattered by that news and from that time, she started keeping to herself,” Bolatito said. “Lekan asked her to...