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Woman’s dead body found in Makurdi Housing Estate


The body of a woman, Joy Onuh, 22, has been found in a bush in the Federal Low Cost Housing area of Makurdi, the Benue State capital.

The body was discovered on Wednesday morning, police said.

The woman was suspected to have been raped and killed but police spokeswoman Kate Anene said only an autopsy will determine the cause of death.

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The family of the deceased said Onuh left the house on Tuesday evening to deliver some clothes to an anonymous customer and was not seen until her body was discovered the following day.

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The mother of the deceased said she was the first daughter who graduated from Benue State University with pending fees for three semesters left to clear.

She said police should find her killers and bring them to justice.


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