The Enugu State command of the Nigeria Police Force says it has commenced a full scale investigation into an alleged incident in which a husband allegedly hacked his wife to death.
A statement from the Police Public Relations Officer in Enugu, Ebere Amaraizu, said it gathered that the deceased, identified as one Nkechi Nnamani and a mother of four children, was hale and hearty last week before her husband, identified as Sunday Nnamani, allegedly hit her with an object on the head.
He added that the development left the deceased unconscious and in coma, stating that she was consequently rushed to Parklane
Specialist Hospital, Enugu where she was confirmed dead by a doctor.
He disclosed that operatives of the command were trying to unravel the circumstances surrounding the alleged unfortunate incident just as the dead body of Nkechi has been deposited in a nearby mortuary.
The, incident, he further disclosed, was said to have occurred at Afia Nine Axis of Obiagu Enugu .