Man Sentenced To 5 Years Jail Term For Setting Pregnant Lover On Fire

Published 4 years ago by: Mister Jay Wonder
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at 1-09-2015 06:28AM (4 years ago)

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On Monday, a 37-year-old bar operator who was identified as Lucky Esonahae was arraigned on one count bordering on causing bodily harm by setting his pregnant lover on fire.

The prosecuting officer, Sergeant Ganiyu Yahya, told the court that the incident took place  at Uwelu Quartres in Benin, and was reported by the victim, Stella Isaac, on July 6, the same day it occurred.
Yahya said Esonahae poured kerosene on Stella, who was said to be 7 months pregnant, lit a match and set her on fire.
He said that the victim was later rescued by one of her sons and her neighbours, who forced the door of her room open, as she had been locked in.
He said the victim, who was later rushed to the Central Hospital, where she received treatment sustained burns on her hands and forehead.
The police prosecutor also told the court that Esonahae had earlier accused the pregnant woman of infidelity for allegedly returning at about 6pm from her ante-natal care and had threatened to kill her, before she ran to her sister’s residence.
The charge read:
“That you, Lucky Esonahae, on July 6, 2015, at Uwelu Quartres, Benin, in the Egor Magisterial District, did cause grievous harm to one Stella Isaac, by setting her on fire with kerosene, which cause her bodily harm and, thereby, committed an offence punishable under Section 355(B) of the Criminal Code Cap 48, Vol. II, Law of the defunct Bendel State of Nigeria, 1976, as applicable to Edo State.”
The accused pleaded guilty to the offence and begged for leniency.
But the presiding magistrate, Igho Braimoh, said the court would not be lenient, adding, “for a 37-year-old man to set a lover on fire leaves much to be desired.”
She, therefore, sentenced him to 5 years in prison with hard labour.

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Slimchery at 1-09-2015 06:38AM (4 years ago)
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When a girl loves, she loves for real. When she loves you, she becomes happy, she becomes proud of you and she feels happy when talking to you... She will be friend with your friends and relatives, your likes will be her likes, she will change her life style to fit in yours.
No matter how much you disappoint her, she will forgive you before you apologize, yes she loves you. She will try to be a little bit jealous and protective,because she wants you to be hers and only hers.
Her boyfriend will now become her EX... because all her future will be in ur hands. She will reject all proposals from other boys. No matter how far or near you are, she will protect herself for you. She will like everything you post on Facebook no matter how stupid it is... retweet everything you tweet on twitter and will instantly reply to all ur messages on WhatsApp or Facebook, She won't mind, whether you give her Money or not, whether you are rich or not, coz her interest in you is your future not what you are now.
She will show you all her friends and relatives, because she's proud of you! Look at that girl, her heart is made of Gold, so precious and full of love. She deserves to be treated as queen.
But this bastard (some guys) after making her love you wholeheartedly,after making her waste her time on you, after making her reject other guys who would have been useful to her, and after all, having let her show you to everyone she knows that you are the ONE, Now you're leaving her, leaving her broken hearted, guys whom she rejected because of you are going to laugh at her, her friends and relatives will ask, WHERE IS HE WHOM YOU TOLD US?All she could do is to sit put her head on her knees, cry as if there is no tomorrow. Cry endlessly because she loved you endlessly.Guys, don't make that girl regret why she loved you. Don't make others laugh at her. Fulfill your promises to her, if she wronged you, give her a second chance, everyone deserves a second chance. Know that she is a human not a god, she can't be perfect all the time.THINK ABOUT IT, GUYS.
dareper at 1-09-2015 06:48AM (4 years ago)
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5yrs is to small
hackynoni111 at 1-09-2015 06:52AM (4 years ago)
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OMG, 5years too small o
winace at 1-09-2015 07:05AM (4 years ago)
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Hmmmm d heart of human is evil dis days. Na wa o
Fashoney at 1-09-2015 07:13AM (4 years ago)
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5yrs,very good..that serves him right!
dickman2 at 1-09-2015 07:21AM (4 years ago)
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just 5years..hmmmm..
PoliticxGuru at 1-09-2015 07:40AM (4 years ago)
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dis kind tin can only happen in benin
uchex at 1-09-2015 07:46AM (4 years ago)
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No sense
temi_1 at 1-09-2015 07:50AM (4 years ago)
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i wish they could just lit a match and do the same to him too. what a useless, stupid and crazy man
Keffejude at 1-09-2015 08:22AM (4 years ago)
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nice 1 @slimcherry  but u mk it sound like guys re d only 1 with flaws in a relationship.
elchymo at 1-09-2015 08:31AM (4 years ago)
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maxzy277 at 1-09-2015 08:56AM (4 years ago)
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Only 5yrs for killing a lot of generations yet unborn.
gogoman at 1-09-2015 08:59AM (4 years ago)
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why them no set him on fire  as well abi make he see at it is yeye man
olalekanraman at 1-09-2015 09:25AM (4 years ago)
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Good for him
ebukkkason at 1-09-2015 09:45AM (4 years ago)
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Serves him right
PaskyWosky at 1-09-2015 10:17AM (4 years ago)
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d heart of man
mary11 at 1-09-2015 11:11AM (4 years ago)
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just 5yrs

judeabaga1 at 1-09-2015 11:27AM (4 years ago)
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Life in prison mehn
beneno at 1-09-2015 12:26PM (4 years ago)
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