According to news from Vanguard, A 28 years old nursing mother, Tina Promise, who was alleged to have slashed the breast of her lover’s girlfriend with razor blade, was on Wednesday brought before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos. Promise, a mother of three and residing at No. 71B, Molade Okoya Thomas St., Victoria Island, Lagos, is facing trial on a count charge of unlawful assault.
The Prosecutor, Sgt. Francesca Job, told court that the accused committed the alleged offence on Feb. 6, at 9:20 p.m. at her residence. She said that the accused unlawfully used razor blade to inflict injury on the left breast of one Miss Esther Onogwu, 22, a cleaner at Eko Hotel. According to the prosecutor, the offence contravenes Section 244 (a) of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2011. However, Magistrate F. O. Botoku granted the accused bail in the sum of N200, 000 with one surety in like sum. She adjourned the case to March 1 for mention.