On Friday, in the Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, a yet-to-be identified couple were found dead on a farm at Amuzu village, Nkpoghoro community.
Accordng to a source, alarm was raised after the couple who went to the farm on thursday failed to return.
“This morning (Friday), their lifeless bodies were found, packed together on a farm. Some alleged that the act was perpetrated by killer herders, while police in the area have commenced investigation into the matter.
“Those who went in search of the couple called at the Afikpo North police division to see the Divisional Police Officer who went to the Area Command to get clearance for the burial of the victims.”
Mrs Loveth Odah, PPRO of the police command stated that the case had not yet been reported. “Murder cases are not what you delay. It could be that the DPO is gathering information to send to the command. “