SPECIAL ASSISTANT ON SECURITY TO ANAMBRA STATE GOVERNOR WAS CONFIRMED DEAD AFTER HE WAS STABBED.
Man arrested for killing the Senior Special Assistant on security to Anambra state Governor, Williams Obiano this morning.
According to the news, on Earlier morning of today been Sunday 9 August, the Anambra state police Command arrested a man in connection with the murder of Senior Special Assistant on security to the Anambra state Governor identified as Azubuike Ekwegbalu at Commissioners quarters in Awka.
Azubuike Ekwegbalu who is 43 years old was confirmed dead by the Anambra state government, A statement signed by Don Adinuba Commissioner for information
The Anambra state Government announce with great sadness to the death early this of Mr Azubuike Ekwegbalu, Senior Special Assistant(SSA) to the state Governor on Security. The police suspect his death may be a case of homicicde, he was a thorough, quiet unassuming, energetic and dedicated security official whose forte was intelligence gathering to carry out his duties faithful effectively and efficiently. He kept a low profile in the public space throughout the years he was in office as the SSA to the Governor on Security, he was not known to most government official and declined the use any paraphernalia that could give him out as an intelligence operative. He had in the last few months devoted his infectious energy and acute professional intelligence to monitoring cults in various parts of the state following an increase in the menace of young cult members in educational institutions and elsewhere, the results have been is a serious setback to the fight the cult menace and crime generally in the state. His death was reported accordingly to Governor Willie Obiano and he has in the contacted the Azubuike family and commiserated with them, the Anambra state Government working with the security agencies will do everything in its power to apprehend those responsible for his death. As we have successful done over the years in similar deaths.