A commercial sex worker, Miss Precious Nety was yesterday killed by own client who hired her for all night sex at Galaxy hotel in Galadima area of Maiduguri in Borno State.
According to a hotel proprietor in the same Galadima area who spoke to LEADERSHIP on the condition of anonymity, the late Precious Nety who is of Benue origin lodged the client in her room and they both slept, but surprisingly to her neighbors as the day broke , they neither saw the deceased nor her client while her room was locked from outside.
“Upon suspicion after trying all means to locate her, the room’s door was broken and to the shock of everyone, her lifeless body was found in her toilet with her throat slit and knife scars on her hands.
“The unknown killer client also fled with the late Miss Nety’s Plasma Television and other valuables, and so far, two other hotels in the area including the Galaxy hotel where the incident occurred is under lock by the police. There is serious tension in the whole of the area which has equally affected patronage, as people are keeping off to avoid arrest,” the proprietor said.
However, confirming the incident to LEADERSHIP yesterday, the Borno state Police Public Relations Officer , DSP Edet Okon , said a case like that was reported to the Command, adding that the Command was aware of the ugly incident.
“Two arrests have been made.We acted on the information received and investigation is ongoing. We are in the process of arresting more people and investigation is ongoing,” DSP Okon said.
LEADERSHIP recalls that the Borno state government after its security meeting with security agencies recently marked the Galadima area to be closed down because of notorious criminal activities including drugs peddling going on there.