Ijeoma Nneke, a 27-year-old Make-up artist based in Enugu was murdered on 11th November 2020 by Ifezue Chiamaka and her brother, Ifezue Emeka from Urualla, Ideato North local government in Imo State.
The facts: What happened to Ijeoma Nneke
How she was murdered?
Ijeoma who’s a makeup artist was booked for a makeup job in an undisclosed location On Wednesday, 11th November 2020 but was told to just get to ESBS bus stop, Enugu, and will be picked up from there after which she was found dead.
Who are the suspects that killed Ijeoma Nneke?
Nnamdi Nneke, a brother to the deceased said they learned that their sister was poisoned by the suspect and her brother (now co-suspect) who helped in forcing a substance down her throat because according to them, Ijeoma was in a relationship with the supposed boyfriend of one of the suspects. The relationship between Chiamaka and the young man in the mix was unknown to the deceased.
How were the suspects arrested?
When Ijeoma suspected that all wasn’t well, “she sent an SMS to her colleague, and through the use of technology (phone tracking), the suspects were arrested.
“They called her to come for a make-up job which was a fake job because there was no job. When she got to the venue, she was locked up, drugged, and was killed by pouring acid on her body,” the deceased brother said.
Has the suspect been charged?
The Chief Magistrate Grade I, Enugu North Magisterial District, His Worship, J.I Agu has ordered that Ifezue Chiamaka and her brother, Ifezue Emeka from Urualla, Ideato North local government in Imo State be remanded in the Enugu Correctional facility
The prosecuting counsel, CSP Chike Nwachukwu who is also the officer in charge of legal, Enugu Police Command said the police have completed their investigation and have ample evidence to prosecute the matter and ensure that justice is served.