The police command in Abia has confirmed the murder of Chigozie Chigbu, 65, by unknown assailants in his compound on Thursday.
The police PPRO, ASP Maureen Chinaka, disclosed this in a press release she issued to journalists in Abia.
Ms Chinaka said Mr Chigbu’s lifeless body was found in his compound in Umumba, Nsirimo, Ubakala, Umuahia, following a report at Ubakala Police Division in Abia on Thursday.
been arrested, and preliminary investigations are ongoing.
She said the case would be subsequently transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID).