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A house boy whose name has been given as Chigozie Dike has allegedly cut off the manhood of his madam’s aged father, with the intention of using it for money ritual, The Eastern Updates has gathered.
The Eastern Updates gathered that the 20-year-old house boy was brought by his madam to tend to her aged father.
A source who sent of a video recording of members of the family to The Eastern Updates, said the boy has barely worked for a month before he killed the old man.
A write up which accompanied the video read: ‘This boy by name Chigozie Dike is a houseboy, of 20yrs old. He came barely a month ago to stay and take care of his madam’s father at Amaenyi, Awka, Anambra state.
‘Yesterday, 8th November 2023, when the madam left for her restaurant business, he put on their generator to avoid people hearing his evil plans, then took matchet and butchered the madam father including his manhood for ritual and ran away.
‘The father has been rushed to Amaku hospital, Awka. The boy is on the run now, anybody that see him should kindly report to the nearest police station.’
When contacted the Anambra State Police Command’s spokesperson, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, he confirmed the incident, saying the suspect has been apprehended, and was now in police custody.
Meanwhile, reports reaching the desk of The Eastern Updates has it that the site of a mass grave discovered in Anambra State has been sealed off for forensic investigation.
Mrs. Bianca Ojukwu who is the Wife of the late Ikemba Nnewi, Dim Chukwuemeka Ojukwu, who gave a hint at the discovery, said the Anambra Truth, Justice, and Peace Commission, set up by Governor Chukwuma Soludo, also observed that no fewer than 322 persons were killed in the state as a result of insecurity occasioned by violence.
Although she did not name the location of the mass grave, the former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain described the situation as alarming.