Home » News » Man Kills Village Chairman Over N800 Electricity Bill

Man Kills Village Chairman Over N800 Electricity Bill

Abia State Police Command has arrested one Jude Enyinanya Okebugwu, 29, for the alleged murder of the chairman of Umuoko village, Chibuzor Ogbunma, 56, over the payment of N800 electricity bill.

The suspect was said to have committed the crime on July 7, 2018, when members of his community’s Electricity Committee Task Force went round the village to disconnect supply of those who had not paid their electricity bills. The late Ogbunma was a member of the task force and was on duty on the fateful day when the light of the suspect was disconnected for his inability to pay his N800 electricty bill.

You Can Also Read  Nigerian Nurse Convicted In The UK For Trafficking Women For Prostitution

The suspect, instead of pleading for time for payment, angrily waited for the late chairman on the way, where he used the EEDC belt on his bicycle to hit him and he died thereafter.

You Can Also Read  Presidency Lashes Senate President for disparaging President Buhari

Speaking to newsmen, Okebugwu, said: “I committed the crime angrily without knowing it would lead to this consequence because prior to this time, I had no problems with the deceased or any member of the task force.”

Facebook Comments

About Darlington

Simple guy who loves sharing life experience || Professional Blogger || Unmatched sense of humor || Why so serious..? C'mon life's too short

Check Also

UK returnee Shot dead by Policeman in Abuja

A Twitter user @ihekauche, the UK Returnee was shot during a stop and search at …

Leave a Reply

WhatsApp Chat With Gistme