NTA Official has been stoned to death.

Onyxnewsng reports that official of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) identified as Chukwu Odiahu has been stoned to death in Okene, Kogi State.

Odiahu was stoned to death after he closed from work on Tuesday evening.

A source said: “They are currently helping the police in their investigation at the Divisional Office of the Nigeria Police Force, Okene.”

A member of staff at NTA in Okene, who spoke under anonymity, confirmed the sad incident.

He said: “It is very unfortunate we all woke up this morning to see the corpse of one of our colleagues under the engineering department. When we closed transmission around 10pm on Tuesday, he left the office premises.”

Odiahu worked at the engineering department of the broadcast station in Okene.

It is unclear who his attackers are but the staff on duty at the time of the incident have been arrested.

READ ALSO: BREAKING: Another Popular Nigerian Broadcaster Is Dead

However, all the staff on duty have been arrested because they were prime suspects, the staff said.

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP William Aya, could not be reached for comments as he failed to answer calls or respond to messages sent to his mobile phones.

Facebook Comments