Family reveals last word of lady murdered in Anambra


The family members of a young lady identified as Chinasa Sofia Nkwegu who was murdered over the past weekend in Anambra state  have revealed the last word she said while she was being taken away by her killers.

The late Chinasa was found dead and dumped inside a drainage at Odikpi Village, along Osumenyi/Akwaihedi Road in Osumenyi Town, Nnewi South Local Government Area of the state.

Chinasa Sofia Nkwegu was found dumped inside a drainage two days after telling her family over the phone that she didn’t know where she was being taken to by some persons.

Her family members disclosed this when they visited Nnewi South TC Chairman, Hon. Chieloka Henry Okoye on Tuesday, November 17, at the Secretariat in Ukpor.

Recall that when Nkwegu’s body was found, her mouth was gagged while her hands and legs were tied with rope. The corpse was first spotted on Saturday evening, November 7.

According to Comr George Moore, the Special Assistant to the LG Chairman, the deceased was a native of Ebonyi State, but resided with her mother at Obosi; Idemili North Local Government Area of the state and was a staff of Jennytex Intergrated Services with head office at Onitsha.

According to the deceased’s uncle, Mr Damian, she left for work as usual on Thursday morning, November 5 but never returned. The last that was heard of her was on phone when she said she didn’t know where she was being taken to.

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