A pregnant woman was on Tuesday allegedly beaten to death in Ede, Osun State.
The pregnant woman, Lateefat Odediran was allegedly beaten to death by one Tawakalitu Musibau over a minor argument. Lateefat was said to have died 40 minutes after she was rushed to the hospital, owing to injuries she sustained from the fight.
Police in the area have arrested Tawakalitu and investigation has commenced into the matter, it was gathered. Police Public Relations Officer for the Osun State command, Mrs Folasade Odoro, confirmed the incident, and promised comprehensive investigation.
She added that Lateefat’s corpse has been deposited at the Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital in Osogbo, for autopsy.