A Nigerian man identified as Arinze Igweike was allegedly beaten to death by Indonesian immigration officers while he was in custody.
It was gathered that Arinze, who hailed from Anambra state alongside two other Nigerian nationals were arrested two weeks ago in Jakarta and tortured in the cell.
A Nigerian in Jakarta, Obierika Akusoba, said, “His full name is Arinze Igweike, from Onitsha was beaten to Death by Indonesian Immigration officers along with 2 other Yoruba boys but the Yoruba boys survived the beating”
One Okechukwu Onyeike wrote,
“Arinze rests in peace I’m still wondering why it happened to you like this this is a friend who I stayed with in the same home with before he moved on to his own in December last year before he was caught by immigration police last 2 weeks and beaten to Death. rest in peace I miss you so much only God can fight for you”.
It was further gathered that Arinze’s body is yet to be found.