Lekan Shonde who has been in police detention since he surrendered himself to the police, is now on hunger strike.
He has refused to eat since he arrived the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) at panti, Yaba, Lagos on Monday.
Lekan was alleged to have beaten his wife, Ronke, to death last Thursday at their Egbeda Lagos home. Though he has denied the allegations but accused his wife of mocking him with her adulterous affair.
Police detectives including forensic experts searched his home on Wednesday for more clues for the case.
According to the Nation, autopsy has been conducted on the Late Ronke Shode at Lagos State Teaching Hospital. The result of the autopsy will be out in two days.
Sources said Lekan Shonde sent the alleged lover a message to leave his wife alone. The alleged lover has remained silent despite being accused of wrecking Shonde's home