Breaking: Unknown Gunmen behead Anambra lawmaker Okoye


Unknown Gunmen Beheaded Okechukwu Okoye, the lawmaker representing Aguata North, in the Anambra State House of Assembly who was earlier kidnapped.

Okoye, who hailed from Isuofia, the community of Governor Charles Soludo’s community, was kidnapped in Aguata on Sunday with one person in his Toyota Sienna car.

Okoye is a member representative of Governor Chukwuma Soludo’s constituency, at the Assembly.

WAKADAILY gathered that his Car was Recovered By the Nigeria police Force later and deployed operatives to rescue the lawmaker.

The Anambra State Governor Charles Soludo, who confirmed his kidnap on Thursday, during the presentation of the 2022 revised budget to the state House of Assembly, offered hope of rescuing his lawmaker as Security agencies were working 24 hrs to ensure his release.

Anambra State Police spokesman Ikenga Tochukwu confirmed the Death of the lawmaker.

He said: “His head was found along Nnobi road yesterday (Saturday) And There is no suspect in custody yet.”

In a viral video circulating online, the freshly beheaded head was seen placed in a carton by along Nnobi road

Global newspaper and magazine company, and home to breaking news, politics, entertainment, business, Ranking, and more. Founded by Naijatraffic Limited

Popular Related

Prioritizing Tinubu’s sons over ministers on the protocol list is worrisome – Reuben Abati

Arise TV On-Air Presenter and former Media Aide to the President, Reuben Abati has expressed concern over Tinubu's son's being given priority over Ministers.Abati...

Emefiele remanded in EFCC’s custody by Lagos court

Godwin Emefiele, the tainted former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, was remanded to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday by...

Akpabio salutes Muslim faithfuls’ ahead of Eid-el- Fitri celebration

Nigerian Muslims have been saluted by Senate President Godswill Akpabio on a successful conclusion to the Ramadan fast.As they celebrate the feast of Eid...

Man fake self-kidnap, demands $700k random from father 

A 20-year-old boy identified as Collins Ikwebe has been arrested for faking his own kidnapping and demanding ransom from his father.The Lagos State Police...

Delta activist demands adequate funding for NDDC

Comrade Jerome-Mario Utomi, a Niger Delta activist and the coordinator of the Social and Economic Justice Advocacy program, has praised the "rancor-free relationship" that...

LASTMA sacks five officials for corruption, two others reprimanded 

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has sacked five officials for corruption while two others were reprimanded by the Personnel Management Board of...

Reps summons KFC management over alleged ill-treatment of physically challenged Ex-gov’s son

In response to claims that Mr. Adebola Daniel, the son of former Ogun State Governor Gbenga Daniel, and a person with a disability suffered...

Johnathan, others to pay last respect to APC chieftain, Ojuogboh

A number of distinguished guests, including former president Goodluck Jonathan, former governor of Borno State Ali Modu Sheriff, veteran Pa Edwin Clark, and numerous...

Wike expresses optimism on Nigeria overcoming current challenges

Nyesom Wike, the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), is hopeful that Nigeria would come out from its current state of unrest given...

Grieving Otedola recalls last dinner with Dangote at Wigwe’s new home 

Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola has recounted how the Access Bank CEO, Herbert Wigwe hosted him and follow billionaire, Aliko Dangote in his new mansion...