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Commercial driver matchet to death in Anambra State

A man from Enugu state, specified with the name Akpa Lebechukwu macheted a commercial bus driver to death in Anambra State.

This happened in Okija Junction, Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Information was gathered that the driver was coming back from Lagos, and heading to Imo State before he parked to drop off some passengers.

Anambra State Police command’s spokesperson, DSP Toochukwu Ikenga, has confirmed the incident by saying, that the man jumped into the vehicle after the driver had dropped off passengers and macheted him.

Ikenga said: “Today (Sunday) 18/9/2022 at about 12:05pm, police arrested one Akpa Lebechukwu ‘Male’ 25yrs from Enugu State, and recovered one machete from him.

“The suspect attacked the driver of a commercial vehicle on transit from Lagos to Imo State at Okija junction, along Onitsha/Owerri Expressway.

“The victim parked to drop a passenger before Lebechukwu jumped into the vehicle and macheted the driver. The driver was rushed to the hospital before he was declared dead by a medical doctor on duty.”