One person suspected to have a link to the death of Vera Uwaila in Edo State has been arrested by the Edo State Police,she was a 100-level student of the University of Benin, Edo state
Miss Vera was raped and killed inside a Redeemed Christian Church of God,RCCG,Benin, while she was reading.
This was confirmed by the spokesperson for the Edo Police Command, Chidi Nwabuzor, said the suspect was arrested following an analysis of the fingerprint on the fire extinguisher used in hitting her.
the suspect was arrested around the neighbourhood where the act took place,he added Healthforbes Mediareporting.
Chidi said, “The item used in the assault, which was a fire extinguisher was recovered, immediately the operatives who were with some specialists screened the fingerprints which led to our suspect. The suspect was arrested around the place of the incident.”
The Death of the young Nigerian student who went to read in the Church has placed the country and Social media in a state of pandemonium, as different organizations are campaigning against rape,the Senate of The Federal Republic of Nigeria are planning on enforcing a stiffer penalty for Rapists.
By Dung Donald Malou
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