The Enugu State command of the Nigeria police has commenced full scale investigations into the alleged killing of one Chief Eze Nwah Onuh of Ekposhi Umuidoko of Ogurute in Igboeze North local government area of Enugu State.
A statement from the spokesman of the command in the state, Ebere Amaraizu, said it was gathered that on that fateful day, some suspects identified as 22-year-old Onyeka Abugu and 19-year-old Nnamdi Eze, had conspired and strangled the 105-year-old.
According to the police, the suspects were nabbed after an intelligent information was leaked to them. “They are now helping the operatives in their investigations while the body of the deceased has been deposited in a hospital mortuary for medical attention. The alleged and unfortunate incident is said to have occurred on August 9.”
He further disclosed that the command, through its operatives of the state criminal intelligence and investigations department, have commenced investigation into the incidence.He urged the court to dismiss the charge.
Ruling, Justice Adamson freed the defendants based on the DPP’s advice.
All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from LEADERSHIP Nigeria Newspapers. Contact: [email protected]
ENTERTAINMENT14 hours ago
Ras Kimono’s Wife, Efemena, Dies 3 Months After Husband’s Death
POLITICS19 hours ago
Osun: INEC Has Shown It’s Readiness For 2019 – Election Observer
FEATURES22 hours ago
When Presidential Aspirants Nurse Fall Back Plans
NEWS23 hours ago
APC, PDP Clear Governorship Aspirants
NEWS14 hours ago
Osun Poll: Alteration Of Result Will Lead To Anarchy – Atiku
NEWS10 hours ago
Obaseki Approaches PMB, Seeks official Pardon For Late Ambrose Alli
COVER STORIES23 hours ago
Osun Guber: APC, PDP In Too Close To Call Race
OPINION21 hours ago
When Loyalty Turns Sour