Man arrested for masterminding the abduction & murder of his wife so he can inherit her numerous assets

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It is very pathetic that the people we should trust most are those who scheme secretly for our downfall in other for them to benefit.

A woman has been murdered by her own husband simply because he was in a haste to inherit her properties when she dies.

According to reports, late Mrs Nneka Nwanyi Sunday Emeh Kalu was reported missing. Days after, her decomposing body was found in a cassava farm. She was found on August 29, 2021 in Ngugworo Community in Nguzu Edda in Afikpo South, Ebonyi State.

The situation was reported to the Police and they also launched a quick investigation into the issue.

From their secret investigations, four (4) suspects in connection to the murder were arrested.

A statement released by Police spokesperson, Frank Mba, says the suspects identified as Irem Ifeanyi Mbah, Igwe Anya Chima, Okorie Okam and Emeh Kalu – the husband of the deceased and the principal suspect. The suspects are within the age bracket of 25 – 40yrs and all native of Nguzu Edda village in Afikpo South Local Council Area of Ebonyi State.

Mba said investigations into the death of the victim followed a complaint received from the people of Ngugworo community, Ebonyi State, a border town to Abia State where the victim resided when the decomposing body of the late Mrs Kalu was discovered in their community. The discrete investigations carried out by the Police team led to the arrest of the four suspects.

”Investigations by the Police team revealed that Emeh Kalu – the husband of the deceased, in a bid to fraudulently and hastily ‘inherit’ his wife’s numerous assets including landed property, houses, money in bank and thriving business, etc, procured the services of five (5) other criminal elements to stage the abduction of his wife by luring her to meet him at a junction to pick up somethings for the house.

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. Efforts are being intensified to arrest other suspects and persons indicted in the matter with a view to concluding the investigations.


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