30-year-old man kills mother of two in Anambra - Premium Times Nigeria

26/06/2022 6:02:00 PM

30-year-old man kills mother of two in Anambra

30-year-old man kills mother of two in Anambra

The suspect will be arraigned in court at the end of the investigation, the police said.

by June 26, 2022 1 min read The police in Anambra State said they have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly killing a 45-year-old woman in the state.by June 25, 2022 1 min read The police in Anambra State, on Saturday arrested a 30-year-old man, Sunday Nwadiagha, for allegedly raping a 75-year-old woman.Flood sweeps away junior school student in Ondo “We thank God that we have watertight security outfit and since I assumed office as the chairman, nobody has reported that his wares have been looted or stolen.State operatives, in collaboration with security agents, made the arrest on Friday at about 4 pm in Nkwelle Awkuzuz, Oyi local government area of Anambra state.

The incident happened on Saturday at Nkpor Agu in Ogidi, a community in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state.The suspect, Ebube Owa, was said to have hit the victim, Uzoamaka Ekpe, on the chest with a fist blow forcing her to collapse.He said the suspect, who hails from Eyiba area of Ebonyi State, was arrested about 4p.The police spokesperson in the state, Tochukwu Ikenga, who disclosed this in a statement, said the suspect was arrested on Sunday.“We are making this appeal because if the rains continue, more harm will be done to the market if nothing tangible is done.He said a preliminary investigation showed that the suspect had a disagreement with the victim which resulted in the scuffle, although it was not yet clear what caused the disagreement.on Friday, at Nkwelle Awkuzu community.Mr Ikenga said the victim, a mother of two, was rushed to the hospital after she collapsed but was later confirmed dead by a medical doctor on duty.The Commissioner of Police, Echeng Echeng, reiterated the campaign against mob action by some members of the public who resort to jungle justice whenever they arrest suspects.

“The body has been deposited in the morgue and the suspect is in (police) custody,” he said.Mr Ikenga, a deputy superintendent of police, said preliminary investigation revealed that the suspect was caught in the act at the victim’s farm in Nkwelle Awkuzu.“We urge our governor to come to our rescue, I remember I worked on a damaged portion when I was the chairman of the market but what we are seeing now is beyond the financial strength of the leadership of the market.The police spokesperson said the suspect would be arraigned in court at the end of the investigation.The Commissioner of Police in the state, Echeng Echeng, urged residents not to yield to uncontrollable anger, Mr Ikenga said.ALSO READ: Court sentences man to life imprisonment for rape Before his arrest and handover to the police, the suspect was beaten up by an angry mob, according to the police.The latest incident comes less than two weeks after a 34-year-old man allegedly killed a 3-year-old baby boy in Nkwelle-Ezunaka, Oyi Local Government Area of the state.” The patron, Relief Market Traders Forum, Mr Andrew Oguine, lamented that the present situation is giving them sleepless night as their wares are in danger even as victims of the erosion menace called on the government and good spirited individuals and corporate bodies to come to their rescue..The statement quoted the Commissioner of Police in the state, Echeng Echeng, as reiterating his warning against mob action the public.Your support means that Daily Trust can keep offering journalism to everyone in the world.

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