Twenty-two-year-old Dominic Ogbaji, an indigene of Cross River State, is presently snapping his teeth in sharp lament at the central command of the Homicide Department of the Federal Capital Territoty (FCT) Police Command, Abuja, where he is being held in authority.
Dominic, an indigene of Cross River State, is asserted to have murdered his senior sibling, 32-year-old John Ogbaji, while he was snoozing, for not giving him stash cash. The frightful episode occurred on November 2, 2016, at Ajegunle in Mpape town, FCT Abuja.
Dominic originated from the town to live with his late senior sibling in Abuja, while seeking a superior wellspring of wage. Preceding moving to Abuja, Dominic had been a stylist however was not procuring much and truly needed a change. So John welcomed him to Abuja. Not long after he came to Abuja, he started to annoy the sibling to land him a position. The circumstance reached a critical stage on the night of November 2, after the two kin had their supper.
Reviewing the chain of occasions that prompted to the demise of the expired, Dominic told Sunday Sun columnist:
“I originated from my town to remain with my sister yet she alluded me to my senior sibling. When I got to his place, I let him know I required an occupation, however he couldn’t land me a position in Abuja. Or maybe, I was quite recently remaining with him. He was giving me sustenance yet not take cash. Life was so troublesome for me, I cleared out my town supposing I would land a position in Abuja. At that point, on the night of November 2, he gave me N60 to purchase bread for us to eat and water. Later I let him know I needed to do a reversal to the town and would require about N4000.
We ate the bread and later stared at the TV together.
Amidst the night while he was resting, I took a cutlass from under the informal lodging his throat. In the wake of murdering him, I took N10,000 from his pocket and his telephone and ran home, to Cross River.”
As Sunday Sun learnt from the Commissioner of Police, FCT Police Command, Mohammed Mustapha, the murder was found by a woman in the compound who needed to charge her telephone in the perished room, who saw the carcass and raised alert that pulled in the neighbors, who reported the matter to the police.
The police then educated relations of the expired furthermore propelled a manhunt for Dominic, as doubt of his contribution in the passing of his senior developed. Then, the mother of the two siblings had heard that her more youthful child had executed the senior sibling.
Dominic, obscure to him that news of his deplorable demonstration had achieved his mom, got to the town and was gotten by the mother.
From there on, she instantly got him bound and exchanged to the police, from where he was come back to Abuja, for cross examination.
Over the span of the extreme addressing, he split and let the cat out of the bag on how and why he slaughtered his senior.
“I lament slaughtering my sibling since I was ravenous and required pocket cash, so the fallen angel pushed me to the underhanded thing I did,” Dominic said.
Mustapha guaranteed that Dominic would be charged to court soon, to stand trial for claimed kill.
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