Husband Of Late Ekwueme Singer, Osinachi Nwachukwu Likely To Face Death Sentence After He Was Charged With Homicide

The latest development concerning the death of the late Osincachi Nwachukwu is that her husband, Peter Nwachukwu has been charged with homicide.

The widower has received 23 counts of charges from the Federal Government and this comes after he was noted to have brutalized his lovely which led to her death.

Peter was charged with culpable homicide, which is guilty of murder under Section 221 of the Penal Code and this was after Mrs. Yewande Gbola-Awopetun, the Head, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence, Department of Public Prosecutions of the Federation, Ministry of Justice, filed the case before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, on May 20, 2022.

The charge reads;

“That you Peter Nwachukwu, 56, male, on the 8th of April, 2022 at Aco Estate, opposite police station, Lugbe, Abuja, FCT, within the jurisdiction of this honourable court, did commit an offence to with: culpable homicide punishable with death in that you caused the death of Mrs Osinachi Nwachukwu by your various acts of violence and aggravated assault with the knowledge that her death would be the probable consequence of your acts.”

Source: www.ghnewslive.com