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Man's home set on fire for killing 'cousin' in South Africa
Hi 247  - A crowd in Umuoru Etiti town, Ubulu Community in Orlu West Local Government Area of Imo State have torched the home of a South Africa-based agent, Declan Nsofor, for supposedly murdering Odenigbo Ife in South Africa.

The crowd activities followed a viral video that indicated Nsofor and Ife battling in Kempton Park, South Africa within the sight of cops when the previous hit the last on his head with a block he found on the floor.

The injured individual dropped to the ground immediately and the police captured Nsofor as individuals, who were at first attempted to isolate their battle, endeavored to assault him.

"Police went to mediate and during the intercession, one of the Nigerians got a block and hit another Nigerian on the temple and the unfortunate casualty tumbled down and was seeping from the mouth and nose," Gauteng police representative Captain Kay Makhubela said.

"The suspect was promptly captured for endeavored murder. The injured individual was taken to Arwyp Hospital for restorative treatment," said Makhubela.

Odenigbo later passed on at the Arwyp Hospital on Tuesday.

The police additionally said the suspect was currently being accused of homicide and he was relied upon to have showed up at the Kempton Park Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Business Gone Bad

The two, said to be cousins, were supposedly battling about a business bargain turned sour. It was found out that Odenigbo stood surety for Nsofor over a business bargain.

However, following a while, Nsofor didn't pay the obligation, an advancement that prompted the battle.

The video turning into a web sensation via web-based networking media enranged the Amorie Ubulu youth who activated and set the place of the suspect ablaze likewise decimated his property.


Submitted 9 days ago by Hi TwoForSeven
News Credibility Score: 90%


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Premium Times:
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Olisa TV:
Youths of Amorie village in the Uburu community in the Oru West Local Government Area of Imo state on Wednesday set fire to a house belonging to one Nwazugbo Nsofor. A video footage had gone viral on the social media showing how Nsofor stoned his ...
Blueprint:
The country house of a man who stoned his brother to death while having a misunderstanding in faraway South Africa has been burnt down by angry youth from the deceased village who felt bad after [...]
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