Caretaker stabs tenant to death in Abia State

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One Matthew Ahiwe, a property caretaker, has been arrested by policemen in Abia State for allegedly stabbing and murdering of one Chigozie Eluwa, a co-tenant.

Ahiwe the property caretaker was arrested on Saturday by police in Umuahia South Local Government Area of Abia state.

Eluwa’s colleague, Chigozie Obinna, connected his death to a long-running feud between him and the suspect.

Obinna said Ahiwe gave Eluwa a quit notice, adding that Eluwa was on the edge of getting another house before he was murdered.

A source from the police confirmed the incident, adding that the case has been referred to the State Criminal Department  Investigation for further investigation.