Missing INEC staff in Anambra: Security operatives in Anambra State are currently trying to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of Mr Duruocha Osita Joel, a staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC in Anambra state.
Duruocha Osita Joel, a Principal Executive Officer II on Grade Level 10 reportedly disappeared on 28th September 2022.
NigeriaCrime.com gathered that Duruocha’s corpse was found along Isu-Aniocha-Urum road in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State after he was dumped by unknown persons.
According to the National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, INEC, Barr. Festus Okoye in a statement on Friday disclosed that on Wednesday, 28th September 2022, the Commission’s Administrative Secretary in Anambra State, Mr Okwuonu Jude, reported the disappearance of staff, Mr Duruocha Osita Joel, a Principal Executive Officer II on Grade Level 10.
“On Thursday, 29th September, the Administrative Secretary further informed the Commission that Mr Duruocha’s missing INEC staff in Anambra, dead body was found along Isu-Aniocha-Urum road in Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State, where unknown persons dumped him”, he stated.
He said other staff members of the Commission, Duruocha’s brother and the Police have evacuated the body and deposited same in the morgue.
“The Police and other security agencies have commenced an investigation to determine the circumstances that led to Duruocha’s disappearance and eventual death”, he stated.