SSA To Gov Obiano, Hon Azubuike Ekwegbalu is dead

The Senior Special Assistant to Gov Willie Obiano of Anambra State on Security, Hon Azubuike Ekwegbalu was murdered on Saturday night.

 

The late Azubuike Ekwegbalu was from Ogbunike in Oyi LGA and a younger brother (step) to the wife of the governor.

 

He was said to have been murdered by unknown gun men on Saturday, 8th August, at the Commissioners’ quarters Awka.



The police have been urged to do all that’s possible to bring the killers to justice.

SSA To Gov Obiano, Hon Azubuike Ekwegbalu is dead
SSA To Gov Obiano, Hon Azubuike Ekwegbalu is dead

Confirming the incident, the Police PPRO of Anambra State, SP Haruna Mohammed, in a statement says “a careful observation on the deceased body revealed stab wounds while a blood stained Kitchen knife was also recovered as Exhibit at the scene.”



He added that “one suspect who allegedly was in the premises has been arrested and case is under investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident please.”

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Read statement below –

 

ANAMBRA STATE POLICE COMMAND DIARY; SUSPECTED MURDER CASE, ARREST OF SUSPECT

On the 9/8/2020 at about 1:30am,there was a report of alleged murder of one Azuibuike Ekwegbalu ‘m’ aged 43 years, native of Ogbunike in Oyi LGA but resident at the Commissioners quarters Awka.

Following the report, Police detectives attached to B’ Division Awka led by the DPO CSP Emma Ogbuanya visited the scene and rushed victim who was found in a pool of his blood to COOUTH Awka for medical attention where he was certified dead by the medical doctor on arrival. Corpse was deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy.

 

Meanwhile,a careful observation on the deceased body revealed stab wounds while a blood stained Kitchen knife was also recovered as Exhibit at the scene.

Consequently, one suspect who allegedly was in the premises has been arrested and case is under investigation to unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident please.

 

SP Haruna Mohammed, PPRO, Anambra State Police Command,
For-Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command.



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