Alaba Bakare popularly called Bama, who was the owner of Bama hotel and suites located in the Abule-Egba area of the state, was allegedly killed by his wife.
It was gathered that Bama as he’s fondly called just returned from an expensive vacation in Dubai and her and their three kids he has been married to for 8 years.
The wife, identified as Motunrayo, got information that her husband had impregnated another lady shortly after their holiday in Dubai.
She reportedly drugged her husband on Monday night and placed a hot iron on parts of his body until he died.
Confirming her arrest, Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Ade Ajisebutu, said: “The body has been deposited at the Yaba Mainland Hospital’s morgue for autopsy.
“The deceased’s wife and three others have been arrested in connection with the suspected murder case.”
Ajisebutu added that the Commissioner of Police, CP Abiodun Alabi instructed that the case be transferred immediately to the State Criminal Investigation Department, Yaba, for diligent investigation.