In what seem to be an increase in the case of infidelity and bisexuality; an Edo State married woman and mother, Mrs. Jennifer Okosun is currently on the run for her life following reports of her involvement in gay practice.
Mrs Okosun was allegedly linked to a female sex partner identified as Ms. Blessing Osiemu who was arrested by the police sometime in August 2018 having sex with a minor.
Our correspondent reliably gathered that the police received a tip-off from a reliable source directing them to the house where Blessing and the minor (Name withheld) were engaged in satisfying their immoral desires. The duo were subsequently arrested by the police and taken to the Edo State Police Command, Benin City. Our correspondent gathered that during interrogation Blessing confessed to the act and named all the women she was involved in same sex sexual relationship with.
She added that Mrs. Jennifer Okosun was her long time partner and lover.
A police source confirmed that the case is being treated with the seriousness it deserved as the police is making every efforts to put a stop to the noticeable rise in same sex sexual relationship in the state.
The Police sources also stated that efforts to get Mrs. Jennifer to honor police invitation has however been fruitless as the whereabouts of both her entire household including her husband is currently unknown even as unconfirmed report alleged that the police have declared her wanted.
Same sex relationship is outlawed in Nigeria and Mrs. Jennifer Okosun risks a 14 year jail term.
A source alleged that her husband also faces jail term for complicity in the matter if arrested.
Meanwhile our correspondent also gathered that some youths on hearing the news of her involvement in same sex practice stormed Mrs. Okosun’s home on Unity Street off Upper Mission Extension. Benin City, dragged her out and gave her the beating of her life and left her to death.
According to a neighbor of the Okosuns, Mrs. Okosun came by the next day in the Hospital in Benin City where she was rushed to with bruises and broken bones.
The neighbor further stated that days after the attack on her by the youths and while recuperating at the hospital, more youths in her community again stormed her residence and wreaked havoc on her family property.
According to the neighbour who witnessed the incidents, properties belonging to the Okosuns worth several millions of Naira were destroyed; their home set ablaze and Jennifer’s car parked outside the house was completely destroyed.
The neighbour who does not want her name in print confirmed that the youths have been crying for the blood of Jennifer and her husband and has been on the alert for the return of the couple to their home.
The Police source told thegazellenews.com that “the tip-off and arrest of Jennifer’s partner was carried out on August 31, 2018. Efforts to get Jennifer to clear her name were unsuccessful as she couldn’t be located.
Those who know Jennifer argued that this is a case of set up, but a source working with the police said the command found overwhelming evidence in Blessing’s phone linking both ladies as long time lovers. Jennifer has been asked by the police to surrender herself while the police are also interested in her husband who they believed aided her escape.
Thegazellenews.com could not get the couple to comment as at the time of filing this report as their whereabouts could not be ascertained. Her known mobile lines could not be reached nor that of her husband.