COMMUNITY GIST CRIME EDUCATION HAVE YOU HEARD LATEST GIST SOCIETY GIST FEMALE YOUTH CORPS MEMBER MACHETES BOYFRIEND TO DEATH IN UYO By Admin Posted on 2 weeks ago 3 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin A female National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Chidimma Odume, has allegedly hacked her boyfriend with a machete to death. The suspect who lives around Abak Road, Uyo; is said to have graduated from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and was serving at Bureau of Political and Legislative Affairs. It was learnt that the corps member, who hails from Enugu State was caught as she was trying to jump the fence of the compound and escape after committing the act. She was said to have been stripped naked and beaten to a pulp by an angry mob when the lifeless body of the unidentified man she had macheted to death was found in the apartment. An eyewitness, Godwin George said “she matcheted a young guy to death this morning whom she went out with. She killed the young guy instantly after several cuts on his stomach and face, on trying to jump out from the fence she was caught. “Some bike men there said that she frequently sends them to buy weed for her ever since she was deployed to Akwa Ibom for her NYSC.” The suspect is said to have since been arrested and taken to the police station for further interrogations. When contacted, State Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko Macdon confirmed the incident. “At about 11.00 a.m on Sunday morning, the police got a distress call and we responded swiftly at nos 219 Abak Road in Uyo. “One, Chidinma Odume, a Youth Corps member serving at the political desk at Edet Akpan Avenue, was said to be at the verge of being lynched by an angry mob but the police rescued her,” Macdon said. Macdon explained that the police has received the corpse of the boyfriend and deposited at a mortuary.