The Nigeria Police, Enugu Command, has arrested a father of four, Sunday Nnamani for allegedly hacking his wife to death in Enugu. The reason for the attack is yet to be known.
It was gathered that the victim, Mrs. Nkechi Nnamani, a mother of the four children, was hale and hearty before the husband used an object and hit her on head that resulted in her death.
It was also gathered that the victim when rushed to Parklane Specialist Hospital Enugu on Thursday, but was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO Ebere Amarizu, disclosed in a release that the incident happened at Afia Nine in Obiagu, Enugu metropolis, while the deceased body had been deposited in a nearby mortuary as investigation had commenced.
The statement read in part: “The Enugu state command of the Nigeria Police Force, through its operatives, has commenced a full scale investigations into an alleged incident in which husband hacked his wife to death.
“It was gathered that the wife identified as one Nkechi Nnamani and a mother of four children has been hale and hearty as that last week before the husband Sunday Nnamani allegedly hit her an object on the head last week which left her on unconscious and coma and was consequently rushed to Parklane specialist hospital Enugu where she was confirmed dead by the doctor on 8/3/18.
“Meanwhile, operatives of the command are trying to unravel the circumstances surrounding the alleged unfortunate incident just as the dead body of Nkechi has been deposited in a nearby mortuary.”
It added that “the incident is said to have occurred at Afia Nine Axis of Obiagu, Enugu.”