There is an ongoing investigation into the suspected murder of Stephen Ajah in Enugu State’s Nkanu West local government area, according to the Enugu State Police Command.
A dead corpse was discovered on the Ozalla-Agbani Road early on Monday morning, according to the command’s spokesman, Daniel Ndukwe, who spoke to reporters in Enugu.
A young guy named Stephen Ajah was reportedly murdered along the Ozalla-Agbani Road in Nkanu West Local Government Area by as-yet-unidentified armed individuals, according to the report.
A police officer hurried the deceased young man’s motionless body to the hospital, where a doctor on-call pronounced him dead. His body was then sent to the morgue for preservation and autopsy. “
According to the PPRO, the command has started an inquiry to find out who committed the murder.
Meanwhile, Uzodimman Obodoamaka, a friend of the deceased, paid tribute to him on Facebook.
"My dear friend, brother and a good customer,late Stephen Ajah,Nwafor igbo,my good friend who was shot straight in the mouth today in agbani Nkanu today early hours by a group of people who were putting on Biafra clothes incribe ipob on it," he wrote. "He died instantly,he traveled with some workers to rough a house in Nkanu,they woke up this morning and came outside to brush their teeth,ipob members approach them and asked what they are doing outside,they don't know that today is sit at home,my friend being the only igbo among was trying to explain to them that they are not far from where they slept, they just came out to brush, suddenly one among them raise his gun and shot him straight in the mouth "He fell down and died, everyone then took off to their heels,am at his family consoling the family,the mother is shouting rolling on the ground,so many thoughts and question going on my mind on what is happening in the east, you're looking for Biafra and you're killing your brothers.hmmm,may GOD help us"