The Enugu state police charge has announced one Chijioke Okenwa needed for purportedly engineering the murder of Igwe Steven Nwatu, the customary leader of Ogbozine Akpugo, a network in the Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State on Monday June eleventh.
Review that a few young people in the region physically struck the ruler when he attempted to prevent them from meeting with the state Governor , Ifeanyi Uguwanyi. He later died in the hospital
Responding to the episode, the representative of the state Police Command Ebere Amaraizu, said fundamental examination demonstrates that Okenwa was the mind behind the assault. Amaraizu said an arrest warrant has been issued against 48-year-old Okenwa who is an indigene of Ogbozine Akpugo community and is an agent at the Alaba International Market, Lagos.
“The Enugu State Police Command is instructing individuals and the general population with helpful information about how the suspect can be traced, and should report to the closest police headquarters or contact the command, ” Amaraizu said
The ruler was assaulted by his subjects and pounded on almost to death. He was hurried to the Enugu State University Teaching Hospital, (ESUTH) Parklane, where he was affirmed dead.