Gildas Tohouo Tohouo, MD Maersk Shipping Line Nigeria: attacked by bandits at home in highbrow Ikoyi.
Multiple reports indicate that the managing director of Maersk Nigeria Limited and his wife were attacked by bandits in their Ikoyi Lagos home on Sunday night.
Gildas Tohouo Tohouo ,who heads Maersk operation in Nigeria is a Cameroonian.
He survived and has been hospitalised. He was said to have been seriously wounded.
However, his Hungarian wife, Bernadett Kurucz was killed. The woman from Dunaújváros had a career with APM Shipping, and Lite-On, according to snippets she published on her Facebook page.
The attack was carried out in their Lugard Avenue home in Ikoyi.
Reports also said the police have made two arrests, in connection with the robbery and murder.
In an interview with The Cable, Police spokesman, Mr Bala Elkana confirmed the incident, saying Mr Tohouo and his wife were stabbed.