Report reaching Daily Watch Press shows that unknown assailants on Sunday stormed the residence of Mr Azubuike Ekwegbalu, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Willie Obiano on Security, leaving him dead after allegedly stabbing him with a kitchen knife.
News Agency of Nigeria gathered that the incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday at his residence at the Commissioners’ Quarters, Awka, a high brow area for government officials.
“He was murdered by unknown men last night at the commissioners’ quarters, Awka.
“Security operatives must do all that is possible to bring the killers to justice,” the source said.
Confirming the incident in a statement, the spokesman for the Police Command in Anambra state, SP Haruna Mohammed, said one suspect, who was seen in the premises had been arrested.