A Nigerian man who stabbed his compatriot to death over a fraudulent business deal has been arrested in South Africa.

After a serious manhunt, the South African Police Service (SAPS), says it has arrested a Nigerian man, Solomon Oba, who stabbed his countryman » , Hilary Okosun, to death following a disagreement.

The SAPS had declared Oba wanted in the murder » which happened in an apartment in Cape Town and posted a picture of the suspect on its official website, urging anyone with useful information that could lead to his arrest to come forward.

But just a day later, it was reported that Oba was arrested in his hideout while he was planning to escape from the country.
But reports emanating from the Nigerian community in Cape Town have revealed that the incident that led to the death of Okosun was a fraudulent business deal gone sour when Okosun allegedly cornered some amount that a fraud victim had paid to them.

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