13Ebonyi State – The mysteries surrounding Nneka’s death had always baffled the public. She was reported missing on the 29th of August 2021 but was later found dead in Ngugworo community, Nguzu Edda in Afikpo south Ebonyi State.
A month later, operatives of the Nigerian Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have unravelled the issue and have arrested four suspects linked with the crime including the deceased husband, Mr Kalu Nwanyi-Sunday who is accused of being the mastermind of the murder.
Frank Mba, the force spokesperson said in a report that Kalu had allegedly plotted with five others to lure his wife to a junction where she was later killed over her numerous assets he wished to inherit.
” Investigations further revealed how the criminals strangled her to death after obtaining necessary information on the whereabouts of title documents and other relevant papers of her possessions.”
He later announced that investigations are still going on to hunt down other accomplices while the arrested suspects patiently await prosecution.