On November 7, along Osumenyi/Akwaihedi Road in Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State, a young lady was found dead, dumped inside a drainage at Odikpi Village.
The deceased whose mouth was gagged while her hands and legs were tied with rope also has marks of violence on her neck.
The deceased was later identified by the Special Assistant to the LG Chairman George Moore, as Chinasa Sofia Nkwegu a native of Ebonyi State, who 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.
Chinasa’s uncle, Damian, said 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.
The body of 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 during a courtesy call with the Nnewi South TC Chairman, Chieloka Henry Okoye on Tuesday, November 17, at the Secretariat in Ukpor
“Security Agencies are on top of the matter in identifying what led to the death of Miss Chinasa Nkwegu and will bring the perpetrators to book.”
George Moore plead with the general public to render any information that could help solve Chinasa’s death mystery.
“Further information from the public will be appreciated for the sake of justice for late Miss Chinasa Nkwegu.”