The Managing Director of MAERSK, Gildas Tohouo and his wife are reportedly dead.
They were both stabbed but the wife died and he is still alive and responding to treatment in a hospital in Victoria Island. Those who carried it out are in our custody
Maersk is the world’s biggest shipping company, The husband and wife were locked in different rooms. The late woman was said to have been forced to transfer some money to her attackers after which she was forced to drink acid and suffocated with pillow.
Those who carried out the attack reportedly gained access to the house through an electrician who is currently in police custody.
Although the couple were at Lugard home in Ikoyi, with their three kids, the assailants did not harm them.
Quoting David Williams, Regional Managing Director of Africa for A.P. Moller – Maersk, Smith said: “We are very sorry to confirm that a colleague and his family have been attacked in their residence in Lagos, Nigeria.
“Tragically, the wife of our colleague passed away at the scene. Our colleague is in the hospital, where his condition is critical, but stable. The three children are all safe and accounted for.
“Our thoughts and deepest sympathy goes to the family. We will do whatever we can to support them in this tragedy.
“The relatives of the family are in the process of being notified. Relevant authorities are investigating the incident. Maersk is supporting the investigation in every possible way.”
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