A Nigerian national, George Onyekachi Onuoha has been confirmed dead after he was beaten to death by a gang in Indonesia.
It was gathered that Onuoha was killed by suspected ‘Ambon boys’ at Tangerang, in the province of Banten on Sunday, 9 July, 2023.
A Nigerian, who witnessed the incident told SaharaReporters that the reason for the action remains unknown.
‘This happened on Sunday morning in Indonesia, our brother, a Nigerian man was mobbed and killed by the locals. This is not the first time. It keeps happening and the embassy is useless. They do nothing,” he said.
Chief Omeogo Okolie, the President of the Nigerian community in Indonesia confirmed the incident.
“We can confirm the sudden death of our brother, Late Mr. George Onyekachi Onuoha, (Mazi) who was murdered by suspected Ambon boys at Tangerang yesterday, 9th July 2023,” he said.