Missing Abuja undergraduate found dead
An undergraduate student of the National Open University of Nigeria, Abuja, Blessing Karami, who was declared missing on September 11, has been found dead in the woods in the Karimo area of the Federal Capital Territory.
This was as the police revealed that its primary focus is to conduct a thorough and impartial investigation into the circumstances surrounding Miss Karami’s death.
The deceased was earlier declared missing after she reportedly left her place of work in the Garki area of Abuja before closing hour on September 11, 2023.
Punch correspondent can confirm that the Divisional Police Headquarters, Durumi, Abuja, has arrested one Aminu, said to be the boyfriend to the deceased, following an interrogation over her disappearance.
The elder brother to the deceased, Genesis Karami, told the police that he received a strange call giving details about his sister’s corpse on Tuesday, but the lead turned out to be false.
“The caller said he saw a female body in Idu, so we asked him to describe what she was wearing, and he told us exactly what we were told my sister wore to office the day she went missing,” Mr Karami told the police at the Durumi Divisional Police Headquarters on Wednesday.
Reactng to the development on Thursday, the Federal Capital Territory Police Command Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh, said the police were determined to uncover both the immediate and remote causes of Miss Karami’s death.