The Senior Special Assistant to Gov Obiano on Security, Hon Azubuike Ekwegbalu is dead. He was said to have been murdered last night.
Assailants on Sunday stormed his residence, leaving him dead after allegedly stabbing him with a kitchen knife.
The late Azubuike Ekwegbalu was from Ogbunike in Oyi LGA and a younger brother (step) to the wife of the governor.
He was said to have been murdered at the Commissioners’ quarters Awka.
Azubuike Ekwegbalu, 43, SSA Security to the Governor of Anambra State has been murdered in Awka, Anambra State. But the Police said they have arrested one suspect at the scene of the incident. The incident, according to the Police command, occurred around 1.30am on Sunday at the Commissioner’s quarters in Awka. Anambra Police Public Relation’s Officer PPRO, Mohammed Haruna, told The Nation the deceased hailed from Ogbunike, Oyi local government of the State.