Tragedy struck at the Ajanakus compound, Owoope area at Gbongan, Osun state on Monday when Pa Yaya Oyewole, when the foster father of an Ibadan businessman, Lowo Oyediran who was allegedly murdered by his wife, Yewande, slumped and died.
The octogenarian was said to have developed complication when he received the news that Lowo was stabbed to death by Yewande because she learnt that the late husband had a child from another woman.
Yewande who is a daughter of a retired Permanent Secretary in Oyo State, Venerable Olatinwo Adegbenro Fatoki was said to have stabbed her husband in the neck while sleeping and the man bled to death on February 3.
Daily Trust learnt that the family of the late octogenarian had been keeping the information from him until Monday morning when he heard.
Late Lowo’s biological father, Pa Ajanaku died in 1990 and Pa Yaya who was an elder brother of his father took care of Lowo since childhood.
A family source told our correspondent that Pa Yaya died of shock when he was told that Lowo had allegedly been killed by his wife.
Lowo, a native of Osun state was living in Paris before he relocated to Nigeria in 2014 to settle down with Yewande who is a lawyer and Principal State Counsel at Oyo State Ministry of Justice in Ibadan.;