The primary son of the late conventional ruler of Awka-Etiti, late Igwe Akum Ojukwu; Chukwuma Ojukwu, has been assassinated by but to be recognized individuals.
He was stated to have been assassinated within the wee hours of Tuesday in his residence at Awka-Etiti group by armed males who had been stated to have stormed his residence in a bus and machete him to demise.
DAILY POST realized that the physique of the deceased which was found on Wednesday had machete cuts throughout it,
together with the pinnacle.
The information of his assassination has reportedly despatched a wave of concern amongst members of the group.
An indigene of the group who pleaded anonymity stated the sufferer who lives alone in his compound had gone to mattress wholesome the earlier evening.
“That is what we noticed in the present day (Tuesday) morning, and no person was round with him to provide trace on how he was assassinated. He was all the time alone in that his father’s palace, his mom and siblings by no means stayed with him in that palace after the demise of his father, late Igwe Akum Ojukwu, who was our monarch”
Based on him, “it’s left for the police to do a discreet investigation to show these behind the dastardly act to face the wrath of the regulation”, he acknowledged.
One other indigene, who merely recognized herself as Miss Roseline, stated, “As you may see concern has gripped us, assassins stormed our group, killed the primary son of our late monarch and left unchallenged the way in which they got here. Which means safety in our group is porous.
“I used to be advised they got here on a bus however no person may say the variety of assassins which have shaken this group for 2 days now, placing everyone in concern of the unknown.
“If the assailants are usually not fished out that may imply that we are going to reside in
perpetual concern of the unknown,” she additional acknowledged.
Makes an attempt to achieve the Anambra State Police Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Haruna Mohammed on telephone for affirmation was not doable as his telephone quantity stated he was presently not reachable.