From EMMANUEL OGOIGBE, Warri
There was pandemonium in Abgbarho Community, Delta State yesterday when a middle-aged man burnt a member of a vigilance group alive and ate his flesh. Daily Sun gathered that the culprit took the action to avenge the murder of his twin brother by the vigilance group member.
The incident occurred at the popular Five Junction of Orho-Agbarho in Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state. Eyewitnesses told Daily Sun that the vigilante and the deceased had placed a bet on a pack of cards they were playing with huge sum of money to be won. According to them, the vigilance group man lost the game and when the winner insisted that his money be given to him, he refused. Sources said when he could not get the money, the security man rushed to his house to take his gun and shot his friend to death.
They said when the deceased’s twin brother heard of the incident, he mobilized his relations to apprehend the culprit. Daily Sun further gathered that as soon as the alleged killer was apprehended, he was taken along with the deceased’s lifeless body to Five Junction, where they set him ablaze after beating him mercilessly. Still gripped with fury, the brother to the deceased was said to have then dismembered the charred body of the vigilante and threw the parts around the five junctions before he started eating them.
Investigations revealed that anti-crime policemen from Agbarho along with some soldiers later came to the scene and shot the man who ate the body parts. It was gathered that he later died in police custody. However, during the sporadic shooting by the police and the military team at the scene, three persons were killed by stray bullets. Thus, a total of six people died during the particular incident. Meanwhile, Agbarho has been deserted, as tension and uncertainty pervaded the community.
Headlines Newsview all
The police in Lagos say they have arrested a five-man robbery gang led by a fake policeman in the Abbatoir, Agege area of the state. The ... Full story
Some photos have emerged showing some houses reportedly owned by the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke. Checkout photos of some of the UK properties ... Full story
The Lagos State Police Command on Tuesday paraded Onyebuchi Jennifer, who was arrested in Anambra State for stealing a baby in Lagos State. She said she ... Full story
Rate this article
- Billboard In India Mistakes Morgan Freeman For Nelson Mandela
- 7 And 10-Year-Old Michigan Boys Honored For Turning In A $100 Bill They Found In The Park
- Shaunie O’Neal Refutes Shaq’s Claim That He Didn’t Want Kids In Reality Show
All may not be well between the Head Coach of the Super Eagles and the team's goalkeeper according to latest reports. Head coach Sunday Oliseh and ... Full story
Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, has expelled goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama from the team's camp in Belgium. Nigerian Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama has been kicked out of ... Full story
Nigeria's super celebrity couple, 2Face and Annie Idibia are always spotted together, especially at red carpet events as they both publicly display their true love ...
Veteran actor Segun 'Eye-rinze' (Arinze) and actress Eve Esin, have something in common. The two entertainers have big, bold eyeballs which is often used to make ...
Popular On-Air-Personality, Freeze, has expressed his displeasure over situations in the country, especially since the return of democracy in 1999. Freeze believes democracy is the worst ...
Female rapper, Munachi Abii, has shown another side of her many people do not know of. The former Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria shocked many when ...
Ask majority of the up and coming actresses and they would all point to constant sexual harassments from the producers as the main reason they ...
One half of P-Square group, Paul Okoye, is among millions of Nigerians who are frustrated with happenings in the country. Several Nigerians have wondered why the ...
Ghanaian actor, John Dumelo has donated an undisclosed amount of money to the ailing former President of the Ghana Actors Guild, Odoi Mensah, Nigeriafilms.com has ...
Today, 6th of October marks the birthday of the self-acclaimed African rapper number one, Jude Abaga popularly called Mister Incredible,M.I. Chocolate City Chairman, M.I Abaga is ... Full story