It seems there is an evil air blowing among certain couples lately, as the case of couples murdering each other is now on a disturbing high! Just over the weekend, there was a case of a woman who jumped into the Lagos lagoon over marital issues. (Although the true tale of the incident is yet to be unraveled by authorities. Last month, in Diamond Estate, Sango-Tedo area of Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State, after a female lawyer, Mrs Udeme Odibi, allegedly stabbed her husband to death in their apartment over the same marital issue.
The latest gist about this trend now is that of Olasunkanmi Esho, 42, a Nigerian pharmacist in the US, reportedly shot his Cameroonian wife, Bourk, 33, their 8 years old daughter, Olivia, and himself at a home in the 7500-block of Farmingdale Drive, Darien, Chicago, U.S.
The sad incident is said to have taken place around 1am on Sunday. Olivia according to reports, died in the arms of their 13 years old son, who heard gunshots and went to call his mom, not knowing it was their dad that shot their mom. Their 4-year-old daughter also escaped the incident.
Lawrence Willis, a friend of Esho, who knew her by the name Bourk Efon Mudoh-Esho, said she was a student of his at Chicago State University and a former employee of St. Bernard Hospital and University of Illinois Chicago.
The coroner’s office said they all died of gunshot wounds. After the shooting, Darien police said there was no threat to the community.
Police are conducting death investigations. The coroner’s office and the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office are assisting.
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