Paplable apprehension has envoloped Otulu community of Ezinihitte Mbaise council area of Imo state as the Monarch of the community, His Highness Eze Joe – Benz Ochulor who was reportedly abducted from his palace on Saturday morning by gunmen has been found dead .
The lifeless body of the late monarch Olu 1of Otulu Amumara was found last night by the road side at Mbutu community in Aboh Mbaise council.
With the kidnapping of His Royal Highness, Eze (Sir) Joe-Benz Ochulor, Olu 1 of Otulu Amumara, Mbaise, the lull in the business of kidnapping Traditional Rulers in the State, has been broken.
Between 2022 and the early months of 2023, the kidnapping of Traditional Rulers in the State was rampant. At least, three of them, died in the hands of their kidnappers.
However, the Spokesman of the Imo state police command, Mr Henry Okoye (ASP) could not be reached for confirmation of the incident.
Credit: Daily Sun