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Woman Strangles Best Friend To Death For Snatching Lover

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Woman Strangles Best Friend To Death For Snatching Lover

Josephine JacobJosephine Jacob

Sept 11, 2012 – Woman Strangles Best Friend To Death For Snatching Lover

Josephine Jacob, a 58 year old woman has been arrested by Lagos State Police command for allegedly strangling her best friend, Mrs Margret Ndidi to death in her home at Shasha, Lagos.

According to report from credible sources, 59 year old Margret was killed by her best friend who claimed she snatched her lover 16 years ago.

We learnt the alleged criminal, Josephine went into Margret’s room at #19 Omo Olore st off Mosalashi bus stop in Sasha and strangled her to death while she was sleeping.

Josephine has been arrested and is now facing a murder charge.

Josephine and her now late friend had collapse marriage and they both became divorcees.

She has been blaming Margret for her condition because she snatched her lover 16 years ago,” a source said.

The two friends later become close and started living together in a 2-bedroom apartment.

Unknown to late Margret, Josephine was still nursing the pain and hadn’t forgiven her for snatching her lover 16 years ago.

Last month, Josephine allegedly went inside Margret’s room and chocked her to death.

When the woman died, she started shouting for neighbours to come and help her, saying that Margret had died on her bed.

After Margret was rushed to a hospital, a doctor certified her dead. But the hospital management discovered that her neck had bruises and wound. It was suspected that she was strangled.

The matter was reported at Shasha Police station and Josephine was arrested and detained.

The police preliminary investigation also revealed that she was strangled. The matter was transferred to SCID, Panti, Yaba and Josephine’s two daughters were also arrested.

She was charged to court for murder under Section 221 of the Criminal Code Law of Lagos State of Nigeria 2011.

She pleaded not guilty but her plea has been discarded.



  1. Emeka Onyeonoro

    September 11, 2012 at 5:46 PM

    Too bad of her, After 16 years she must be a witch..

    • Rita

      September 12, 2012 at 1:41 PM

      Emeka you’re right she is more than a witch in fact she is jezebel

  2. Emeka Onyeonoro

    September 11, 2012 at 5:51 PM

    She must be a witch after 16 years, too bad of her…

  3. Ochie libeth

    September 11, 2012 at 6:25 PM

    She is evil

  4. Olamide raji

    September 11, 2012 at 6:40 PM

    D women is a witch since all dis year.d wickedness she want to do is stil in her.

  5. Indomitable

    September 11, 2012 at 6:40 PM

    Thatz wat malice leads to.if it she really did dat.

  6. Rick Mae

    September 11, 2012 at 10:27 PM

    16 yrs old no teh 4 her 2 4get d past?… Na wa ooo

  7. Ola Murphy

    September 11, 2012 at 11:43 PM

    A witch learn how to forgive nd forget wen she kill her did she collect her husband back.

  8. Frank Ihekaibeya

    September 12, 2012 at 7:45 AM

    She must never b set free from prison anyone dat can nurse a grudge for 16 yrs is d most dangerous type of human being nd shouldn't b allowed to leave among humans.

  9. blessing A

    September 12, 2012 at 12:03 PM

    She must be a terrible witch After 16 yrs she can still bear such hatred and bitterness in her heart. Infact she should be made to die a slow and painful death.

  10. Otuwo Oju Oji

    September 12, 2012 at 12:55 PM

    People of this world pls do unto other as u will like them to do unto u.

  11. Rita

    September 12, 2012 at 1:44 PM

    Madam give your life to christ

  12. Ndikk

    September 12, 2012 at 9:31 PM

    World heavy weight chiampion u try!! She shud leave wit animals in de zoo not humans. mssheewww

  13. Nwafada

    September 13, 2012 at 1:21 AM

    Ds is super story ooo.
    In the story no autopsy report.
    Jst bruises around d neck n face,
    This is d principal reason dat criminals are still living amongst us.
    There shld b proper investigation into ds matter nd why shld d suspect’s daughters be arrested.
    Deligent investigation….
    Deligent prosecution…..
    leads to punishment for crime aka Justice…….
    Jst my thots…….

  14. Blessing Sambo

    September 13, 2012 at 2:46 PM

    god should mercy on her.

  15. Bonavi

    September 13, 2012 at 3:44 PM

    She is not evil..jus dat d devil used ha in takin a soul

  16. Makaveli

    March 26, 2013 at 5:35 PM

    she did vat she did out of hidden anger and bitterness but this sucks though.

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