Latest News

Man kills his friend because his noodles tasted bad

By Mason White 12:20 PM October 23, 2015
Noodles illustration 

By: Feng Qian
A man who was arguing with his friend about freshly cooked noodles, grabbed a piece of broken glass and stabbed him because they tasted bad, police in Nigeria said.

Akure police said that they have arrested 25-year-old Oluwaseun Ojo, after being accused of killing Shola Omotayo, during an argument over noodles.

Ojo was charged with one count of murder and was booked into jail. He was denied bail.

According to the police investigation, around 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Ojo and Omotayo, who lived together in the same house, began arguing about noodles.

Omotayo cooked the noodles and gave some to Ojo. Ojo complained that the noodles tasted bad. The fight escalated and Ojo took a piece of broken glass and stabbed Omotayo.

Omotayo was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.