The remains , which were found on Saturday, were removed by policemen from the Morogbo Police Division .
This is just as an electrician, Abiodun Odutu , got electrocuted while reconnecting electricity to his house on Yusuf Asika Street, Ijegun , Isheri -Oshun.
It was learnt that the identities of the deceased couple had yet – to – be established as their co -tenants were said to have fled the neighbourhood upon the discovery .
A source said the landlord of the residence was allegedly mentally challenged while no relation of the couple had yet to come forward .
The source said the late husband and wife should be in their 60 s and 50 s respectively , adding that their corpses had been deposited in the Badagry General Hospital morgue .
He said , “ The couple lived in a rented apartment. Their landlord is not mentally sound and he is on admission at a psychiatric hospital . Their co – tenants fled home on hearing the news for fear that they may be arrested .
“The couple were childless and from the look of things , they died a few days before their bodies were discovered as their remains had started decomposing . No relation has come for them. ”
It was gathered that the electrician, 50 – year – old Odutu , had climbed an electric pole to reconnect electricity to his house around 3 pm last Tuesday when he was electrocuted .
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