Two Nigerians were on Saturday stabbed to death in South Africa, the Nigerian Union in the country has confirmed.
According to Secretary of the union Emeka Ezinteje who made the confirmation on Saturday, the incident was due to a business misunderstanding.
Ezinteje said they “have received a report that at 3.00am on Saturday, Mr Ekweghiariri Chidi Isacc, 34, a native of Ehime in
Isiala Mbano Local Government of Imo and Mr Nzechukwu Alabuche, 35, from Azia in Anambra were stabbed to death by one Sunday from Awgbu in Anambra.
“The incident occurred at Rossetinville, South of Johannesburg. “We understand that there was a business dispute between them,
that made the assailant to stab the victims to death.”
He added that the “assailant is on the run while the police have commenced investigation into the incident.
The union condemns the killing of any Nigerian and will partner with relevant government agencies to ensure that justice is done in the case.”
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