The last has not been heard of the acid attack involving Lukman Madoti and his lover Toyin Busari in the Mushin area of Lagos.

Madoti allegedly broke into Busari's room around 5.30am after an earlier disagreement and poured acid on her while she was asleep.

Toyin, is currently battling with burns and on admission at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital Annex, Gbagada.

27-year-old Madoti, who is said to be the chairman of Okada Riders in the area, was arrested by police officers from Alaka division.

Madoti, who allegedly beat up Busari and emptied a bottle of acid on her, will be charged to court and sentenced if found guilty.

This is according the Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti.

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Oti, who spoke to Bounce News, said both the victim and the suspect are currently on admission in separate hospitals where they are receiving treatment.

“The victim is recuperating at the hospital. The suspect is also in a hospital. He was attacked by a mob after the incident.”

The Lagos Police spokesman stated that Lukman will be charged to court as soon as he is discharged.

He added that the mob who attacked Lukman will be arrested and made to face the music for taking laws into their hands.

"As soon as we are done with investigation, those involved in the mob attack on Lukman will be arrested and charged accordingly too," he said.