The wife of an Edo state based politician, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo has been murdered after she was raped by yet to be identified person(s).
The woman, Mrs. Queen Igbinevbo was pregnant when the dastaerdly act was committed.
She was said to be alone at her home in Benin when her attackers who were reportedly after her husband, gained entrance into the home through the ceiling.
Her politician husband is said to be a ‘Governorship Campaign Coordinator’ and that when they could not find him at home, decided to raped and murdered his wife.
“When we could not see Queen, I came to check if she was fine, because she lives alone, we met her naked, blood and foam was coming out of her mouth. There was semen all over her body. We had to call her husband who is staying in another place,” a source was quoted to have said.
According to those who spoke concerning the matter, neighbours saw strange men walking up and down the street, days before the tragic incident.
Although the incident happened in May, her murder sparked a demonstration in Benin last Friday, June 5 as protesters took to Edo State Police Command to demand justice for the deceased.