A 52-year old man, Abayomi Mayuku allegedly bit another man’s penis during a fight over alleged suspicion of sleeping with his wife.
Mayuku reportedly went to Olusesan Robinson’s house at 255, Railway Line, Ilupeju and inflicted injury on his penis with human bite.
This happened at about 8.00pm after the match between Nigeria and Ivory Coast in the ongoing Nations Cup in South Africa.
According to an eye witness, Mayuku left his home and came to Robinson’s house and alleged that he was told Robinson was dating his wife and warned him to desist from that.
Robinson, whose wife is heavily pregnant, denied and tried to explain to him that he was married and responsible man.
This angered Mayuku who immediately engaged Robinson in a scuffle. During the fight, he grabbed Robinson’s penis and bit it and as well as his neck.
Robinson suffered injuries and he is being treated in a hospital .
When P.M.NEWS visited Robinson’s house, his landlord confirmed the incident and explained that he heard the commotion but he didn’t come out because he was not feeling fine on that day.
The matter was reported at Olosan Police Station in Mushin and Mayuku was arrested and charged to court.
He is now facing a one count charge of assault, occasioning harm.
He pleaded not guilty and the presiding Magistrate, Mrs. F.O. Abegunde granted him bail in the sum of N250, 000 with two sureties in like sum.
He was, however, remanded in prison custody at Kirikiri pending when he will perfect his bail.
The matter was adjourned till 27 Febuary, 2013.