It was another tragedy in Anambra State yesterday as a Nigerian lady lost her life after being pushed down from a five-story building in Awada, Onitsha by her boyfriend, identified as Nonso Eze.
The spokesperson of the Nigeria Police command in Anambra, Haruna Mohammed, revealed that men of the Awada Police Station received a report that at about 3 am, the victim fell from the 5th floor of the five-storey building located at N0.6 Orakwe close, fizzle Awada Obosi in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
Haruna said police operatives visited the scene, photographed the victim and rushed her to Bex hospital Onitsha for medical attention but was confirmed dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
”Preliminary inquiry from the occupants of the compound revealed that the girl was allegedly pushed down from the room of one Nonso Eze ‘m’ aged 37years of same address who is occupying the 5th floor following a quarrel. Suspect was subsequently arrested and search executed in his apartment where a pair of female slippers and unused condom was recovered as exhibits” Haruna’s statement read
The police spokesperson added that the corpse was dropped at the hospital mortuary for autopsy while an investigation is ongoing to ascertain circumstances surrounding the incident after which suspect will be brought to book.