Alleged Killer of Super TV CEO, Chidinma Booked Apartment With Fake Name, Jewel
According to a preliminary police report on the alleged killer of Super TV’s Chief Executive Officer, Uwaifo Osifo Ataga, Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu who confessed to the murder booked the apartment in Lekki where the sad incident occurred under the alias Jewel.
Additional reports revealed that after Ataga’s lifeless body was discovered in the room on Wednesday, June 16, the phone number the 21-year-old UNILAG student provided was not reachable.
This was followed by a report filed by the operator of the facility, Mrs Nkechi Mogbo.
The report in part reads
“Mogbo reported that around 3pm of June 16, 2021, she received a call from her security guard on Adebowale Oshin Street, Lekki Phase I where she has one flat being used as a short let apartment.
She further stated that the security man informed her that one Jewel with a foreign phone number who rented the apartment invited one Usifo Ataga to the apartment yesterday (June 15) and that about 1pm of June 16 when the cleaner wanted to clean the room, he discovered that the door had been broken.
When she (the cleaner) peeped into the room, she discovered that the said Ataga was lying in a pool of blood. All calls put across to the said Jewel to come back to the apartment proved abortive.”
Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu was arrested on June 23 as the prime suspect following the murder of the Super TV CEO. She was picked up at her Yaba residence and met by newsmen on June 24 where she confessed to inflicting multiple knife stabs on the TV boss.