An emotional story of a woman who got killed together with her daughter while she was trying to rescue her child from being raped by a neighbour has gripped citizens.
As shared on Facebook, the 49-year old woman identified as Nkechinyere Nnaama was trying to save her daughter Ifunanya, 16 from a rapist who happens to share the same flat with them when the guy snuffed the life out of them in a snap.
It was gathered that Nkechinyere had walked in on her male flatmate, attempting to rape her daughter. When she tried to raise an alarm, the suspect grabbed a hammer and hit her on the head before turning to Ifunanya.
According to Amaka Okeagu who shared the news on Facebook, the unfortunate incident happened somewhere in April. Nkechinyere died on the way to the hospital while her daughter passed away a day later, March 31.
The deceased will be laid to rest on Friday, June 4, 2021, in their hometown, Umuonaga village Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State. Meanwhile, the suspect who ran away after the incident was later arrested and has allegedly confessed to the crime.