I killed woman I met on Facebook to take over her car –Suspect

By Editor on 15/06/2018

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 394

The suspected killers
The suspected killers

The police in Abuja have arrested a website designer, Paul Ezeugo, 27, who allegedly killed a woman he met on Facebook.

Ezeugo dated Mrs Charity Chidiebere Aiyedogbon for one year before he and his friend, Emmanuel Adogah, 28, murdered her on May 9, 2016 and stole her Acura ZDX Sports Utility Vehicle which was recovered in Enugu where it was hidden.

The police had been on a manhunt for the two suspects since May, 2016 when Charity’s mutilated body was found packaged in two sacks at a river bank in Ushafa, a satellite community in Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

Parading the two men alongside other suspects in Abuja on Thursday, the FCT Commissioner of Police, Sadiq Bello, stated that Ezeugo confessed to killing the woman, who he said was his girlfriend.

He explained that the principal suspect also confessed that he plied the deceased with alcohol before moving her from Yaoundé Street, Wuse to Kagini, in Kubwa where her body was butchered.

Bello said, “On June 1, 2018, police operatives attached to the Command Anti-Kidnapping Squad succeeded in arresting the principal suspect, one Paul Chukwujekwu Ezeugo, 27 years at Benin in Edo State.

“Upon his arrest, the principal suspect who has been at large since the lady’s disappearance, confessed during interrogation that the mother of four was his girlfriend and that he conspired with one Emmanuel Adogah and murdered her on May 9, 2016 at about 2330hrs at Kagini.

“According to Paul Chukwujekwu Ezeugo, he gave her excess alcohol to consume before he moved her from Yaoundé Street to Kagini area where she was butchered and her mutilated body packaged in two sacks that were later dumped by the river bank at Ushafa, in Bwari Area Council.

“He further confessed that he killed her because he wanted to take possession of her Acura ZDX SUV and other properties. The deceased’s car and some of her properties have been recovered from him.”

The CP added that Adogah, who he described as a habitual criminal, equally confessed to have participated in the commission of the heinous crime.

Ezeugo in an interview said he killed the woman with a cutlass, adding that it was greed for money and her SUV that made him kill her.

He said, “I design websites for living; I was living with my uncle in Abuja when I met Charity on Facebook. On that day (May 9), I went out with her and we drank and she dosed off, so we carried her from the house to where we killed her.”

Asked why he murdered the woman, Ezeugo said, “It was the devil and greed. I was hoping to get her car. I dated her for one year but she didn’t give me anything, she told me she was a divorcee when we met.”

Adogah stated that he assisted Ezeugo in carrying Charity into the vehicle, adding that she was half dead when he saw her.

“Paul is my friend and so when he asked me to meet him in his house and as a friend, I went there, I never knew his intention, I never knew what he was up to. I assisted in carrying the body that was all. My only role was to help in carrying the woman, she was almost half dead when I met them,” he explained.

Charity’s husband, David, said he would work with the police to ensure that the murderers of his wife were brought to justice, adding that nobody had any justification to unlawfully kill another person.

“Despite the negative, wicked insinuations and blackmail in the social media, we were not deterred. Today, we know what happened to Charity; two young men, Ezeugo from Orbah, Nsukka, Enugu State and Adogah from Okpala, Edo State confessed to have conspired and killed her,” he stated.

Posted 15/06/2018 06:57:56 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
I bathed corpses for eight years to pay...

Taraba Killings: Danjuma’s allegations baseless, says Buratai

Nnamdi Kanu’s lawyer reveals who will produce IPOB...

Herdsmen kill over 100 returning from funeral in...

EFCC arrests Jonathan’s ex-SGF, Pius Anyim

England beat Spain to win U17 World Cup...

Enugu Guber Tussle, CCT Trial: Ekweremadu congratulates Ugwuanyi,...

Nigeria’s population now 198 million – NPC

Fulani herdsmen strike again, kill 50 in Adamawa...

How we survived Political Turbulences in Enugu -...

Unpaid salaries: PDP donates bags of rice to...

Makarfi pledges full support for Anambra PDP candidate,...

 

Latest News Imo crisis: God’ll impeach Okorocha, says Umeh 12 Nigerian students to face trial for cybercrime in Benin Republic Customs officer kills two colleagues in Lagos Gunmen kill man, wife in Anambra Hundreds of Nigerian troops missing after Boko Haram overruns base Ortom dumps APC, explains why… EKITI: Fayose heads to court Ekiti guber: Fayemi leads as INEC collates final results INEC declares Kayode Fayemi winner of Ekiti Governorship Election PDP rejects Ekiti election, says it’s daylight robbery I won’t go to jail because I have integrity, Buhari boasts EFCC mocks Fayose, says we’re expecting you soon

 

Most Read NAFDAC eases processes, cost of registering products for MSMEs (6,167 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (4,363 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (3,949 views) IPOB: ‘We need urgent clarifications on Nnamdi Kanu’s status, whereabouts’, UK Govt tells FG (3,736 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (3,678 views) Ex-governor Adebayo, Keyamo, Arise, others get board appointments (3,054 views) Nigeria ripe for Restructuring Now – Nwodo in Chatham House (2,799 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (2,714 views) Quit notice: Kaduna Govt obtains bench warrant against Northern youths (2,714 views) Buhari has disappointed Nigerians – Arewa Youth Forum (2,695 views) Anambra: INEC releases 37 candidates for Nov poll (2,647 views) Chime not owner of Enugu Mall – Spar (2,268 views)

 

SECTIONS NEWS (241) EDITORIAL (4) POLITICS (303) SOCIETY (96) SPORTS (12) BUSINESS (162) HEALTH (13) EDUCATION (13) ENTERTAINMENT (7) INTERNATIONAL (25) TECHNOLOGY (1) COLUMNISTS (0) LETTERS (0) OPINION (8)

 

 

Julius Agwu - Crazy Interview Demands