Former Director General of Imo Broadcasting Corperation, 88-year-old Theophilus Okere has reportedly stabbed his wife to death.
Reports have it that Mr Okere has a rare case of dementia which is a disease condition characterised by a decline in memory, language, problem-solving and other thinking skills that affect a person’s ability to perform everyday activities.
“Okere has been down with dementia and the family has been managing the problem. Even today that he stabbed his wife to death, when he was asked why he did it, he responded that his wife was still sleeping, The other Sunday, Okere went to church and said that his car was missing when in fact the car was parked in his compound.” the source reportedly said
The spokesman of the state police command, Orlando Ikeowu who alo confirmed the incident said;
“It is true that the former director-general of the state-owned broadcasting corporation, Mr T.C. Okere, about 85-years allegedly stabbed his wife to death this morning. The command has commenced investigation into the matter