BENIN—A Benin palace chief and his wife (names withheld) have been arrested by the police in Benin in connection with the recent murder of two movie stars in his house.
Also, the police are hunting for two of their children in connection with the murder of the actors.
Police spokesman, Mr. Peter Ogboi, while confirming the arrest of the couple, disclosed that the police have intensified their investigation to unmask those behind the brutal killing of the movie stars.
According to Ogboi, the couple, said to be the proposed in-laws of one of the slain actors, Mr. Erauyi Ogbeide, a.k.a, Ukeke, invited him to their family house in Benin City only to be killed along with his colleague, Mr. Eghosa Idehen, a.k.a Erejiro who had accompanied him there.
It was alleged that the chief, on witnessing the killing of his guests in his sitting room, went into hiding instead of contacting the police, while his wife allegedly told the police that her husband was receiving medical attention in an undisclosed hospital for bullet injuries he sustained during the attack.
The police, in its investigation, however, found the claim to be false.
Their two sons, now at large, were said to have allegedly dragged the corpses of the actors from their parents’ sitting room to the veranda of the house as soon as the gunmen left the scene.
It would be recalled that the two Benin-based actors were murdered at about 8.45 pm on Tuesday, 9 March 2010 by yet-to-be-identified assassins
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not important | 3/24/2010 9:11:48 AM
wonders shall never end,l found difficult to belive this article Reply this thread
kenedy | 12/14/2011 3:39:37 AM |
na waooo u na no day fit get sens again if una be killer ,atlist una for know say na stars be dis people ,well waitin i wan tell una be say no hiding place for una wen e kill dem .......
wopso | 3/24/2010 2:33:45 PM
HHmmmmmm na waoooooo Reply this thread
glory | 3/26/2010 10:53:17 AM | pisa -italy
so person in-law to be fit just kill ukeke & his fiend like that na wa ooo people in this world is very wicked,, may their soul rest in bosso of the Lord
Terry | 3/28/2010 11:23:54 AM | edo -benin
Na they talk here so una wey kill our ukeke will never live to tell urs kids story...............
biggy | 12/21/2010 2:12:15 AM |
d one wey dey suprise me dis i***t wey kill dis people non b person house dem dey sleep ,d person wey put dem 4 house wan te me sey him non no waitin happen ,well una don kill dem una non go fit kill dem again,e non go better 4 una dis cause go follow un any where una dey
Christian | 11/10/2011 5:38:30 AM |
Eow i cried wen i heared dis i pray deir soul rest in God's hand.
Anita | 3/24/2010 4:45:02 PM
Amebo people, u don start, u sure say u go fit finish dis amebo way u start So? Reply this thread
peter | 3/25/2010 1:37:07 AM | Dublin-Ireland
Anita,dis one no be matter of amebo people,the story is true and real.if u never hear,that mean say no be naija u dey.every bit of wetin dem write here na true.If u no dey believe dem before but believe dis one
Anita | 3/25/2010 4:32:18 PM | Madrid-Spain
thank u very much Pet, now i Believe, bt na wa oh,
Osas | 6/26/2013 4:15:02 PM |
Dem b bad p.ple
CIARA EDO | 3/26/2010 11:38:20 PM | VANLENCIA-SPAIN
I WAS SHOCK WHEN HEARD THE NEWS ABOUT UKEKE DEATH,BUT UKEKE WAS A MEMBER OF BLACK AXE WHEN HE WAS IN SCHOOL,HIS CULT HAD FIGHT WITH ANOTHER STRONG ORGANISATION THAT'S WHY HE WAS KILLED I SYMPATHISED WITH HIS FAMILY AND EDO PEOPLE FOR THE GREAT LOST.DONT JOIN SECRET CULT IS EVIL
osas | 4/3/2010 7:22:09 PM | napoli-italy
ciara Edo,how far about ur story,where u there when he joined the said cult.internet is not made for people like u,dont say what u dont know,for GOD sake.follow up stories first b4 u add ur own part or else God will kill u for telling lies.
petra | 5/21/2010 3:06:50 PM |
osas point of correction God dont kill people.
Angel | 3/24/2010 6:42:26 PM
Dis killing, assasinations & other bad things dat is happening marks de end time so let us prepare ourselves for de coming of Christ. MAY GOD HELP US. Reply this thread
Onome | 3/25/2010 3:03:45 AM | Dublin-Ireland
This is indeed outrageous and incredible!! Why didn't NFC published the names of these perpetrators of this hidious crime out? Things are really getting worsen in Nigeria by the day.What could be responsible for such awful actions?
However,l pray and l know that the law of camal would definitely takes it's course.
ida omon | 3/25/2010 3:18:08 AM
it was sad when i hear about the brutal killing of ukeke and his friend, people make una non suprise dat na benin for u. na their way Reply this thread
mercy | 3/25/2010 2:55:14 PM
they are bini actors who are popularly known among the edos A.K-A ukeke and erejiro,,,,,i was devastated when i heard the news,,what a great actor ukeke,,,may ur soul rest in peace.amen, Reply this thread
michael oria, | 7/10/2010 9:33:29 PM |
It is a shame that we are doing everything to remain in darkness. Whoever kill ukeke and erejiro will intherit the wind.
mercy | 3/25/2010 4:42:21 PM
they are bini actors who are popularly known among the edos A.K-A ukeke and erejiro dats their names,,,,i was devastated when i heard the news,,what a great actor ukeke,,,may ur soul rest in peace.amen, Reply this thread
alanna | 3/26/2010 8:51:53 PM
Another sad news. Thanks to NFC for publishing this story. It pathetic, hen and I am so happy that they are with the police. Nobody is above the law, make sure justice is done. Please do. Two lives, just lik that...What is this world turning into? Make una help me find out. Abeg eea Reply this thread
FLODD | 3/26/2010 11:21:04 PM
Is very bad to here that Great Edo Actor Like Ukeke died Along Side With Is Frnd
NIGERIANSSSSSSS LET LOVE OUR SELF Reply this thread
xta,edo | 10/19/2011 2:44:31 PM |
let d killers know dat,those u kill with sword must surely die with d sword,4 d wicked shall neva go unpunished.may d souls of d deceased rest in God´s bossom.AMEN
Omega | 3/26/2010 11:23:17 PM
It is so lucrative to know that this thing is happening at this time,the bini in those days use to be lovers of them self,Knowing this sounds disgousting but let not forget the nation NIGERA in prayer because it is my father's Land.I do understand the fact that we are in a periliouse time but let not neglete our our pain and remain in angony just because we are at the extrem of the world Reply this thread
benson | 3/30/2010 4:08:53 PM
Bobs na waitin dey happen 4 this una country Nigeria, make thoes bad once make dey spoil the name of this country eat poison make dey die. so na waitin dey wan cum do to this people na ?
Make una suffery suffery oh......................
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iyeke | 3/31/2010 12:17:09 PM
This is pain, but not a surprise.we are in the lastday, if u listen to second album of late chris l.d u we no what i am talking about, the wicked are killing the inocent soul,but l know, they have nowhere to hide when the voice shall take place.may the soul of ukeke n erejiro rest with our lord jesus,amen. Reply this thread
Victor . O | 4/8/2010 11:27:08 AM
When is this Man´s inhumanity to man going to stop?
Thise two actors are the best things that ever happened to the Edo film industry since the time
of kokori and Idemudia . It is unfortunate that we seem to be taking one step foward and two steps backward. Not untill we start reasoning to see beyound our noses, the feature of Edo state in particular and Nigeria in general will continue to be in jeopady. Reply this thread
ayo abroad | 4/17/2010 3:17:22 AM
it is unfortunate that the thelittle unbrained assassines succeed in killing the great actors of all time,but one thing is certain ,they who live by sword must die by sword ,they say when one died his /her autobiography spread to the hearing of people,well,tis said actor who lost their lives untimely their spirit will not allowed the killers to have peace throughout this generation and the next if there is,and if this happened in abroad the said father inlaw shold be thoroughly interrogagted in order to get the fact hence he is only one who they might have lucky to survived the ugly incidence.above all,let not every body relied on the investigation of the police rather than the traditional way of handly this situation.we the entire people of orhiomwon feel that your vaccum can not be replace by any body in our heart. Reply this thread
EFEHIOMWAM SUONWAMSOTA | 4/24/2010 4:04:22 PM
IT WAS A SAD DAY FOR ME WHEN I HAERD ABOUT THE DEATH OF UKEKE AND EREJIRO,A VERY POPULAR ACTORS IN BINI FIRMS,THERE IS ONE THING I WILL LIKE U ALL TO KNOW CONCERNING THE FAMILIES THAT KILL THIS ACTORS-----PLEASE DO NOT HAVE COMPANIONSHIP WITH ANYONE THAT CAMES OUT FROM THAT FAMILY NON MARY FROM THE FAMILIES BECOURSE A COUSE IS PLACE UPON THAT FAMILY NEVER EAT NON DRINK WITH THEM ,THEY WILL NEVER NO PEACE IN THAT GENERATION,I MAY SELF I SWON THAT THE SPIRIT OF BOTH ACTORS WILL DESTROY EVERY ONE THAT CAME OUT FROM THAT FAMILY IN JESUS CHRIST NAME ,THE WICKED MUST NOT GO UNp**nISH.SAYS THE LORD OF HOST,MAY THEIR GENTLE SOUL REST IN THE BOSSOM OF THE LORD .AMEN Reply this thread
aifuwa gabriel | 5/4/2010 2:54:52 PM
nigeria police are doing there job now Reply this thread
tipical benin boy | 6/4/2010 8:21:16 AM
people wicked shall 0OOOO, forgiveness no just de for their diary at all Reply this thread
sorry | 6/19/2010 8:54:48 PM
they have done wat dey no best believe u me they must surly meet their water loo no place for the wicked to hide Reply this thread
james | 6/23/2010 2:48:19 PM
what is reallt going on there, when is this killing going to end, pls black axe or what ever you cal ur selfs, pls stop all this killing l have hard so much about you guys pls is time you people stop plssssssssss oh. Reply this thread
Haruna | 10/17/2010 11:09:17 AM |
pls dont judge or say what you dont know about black axe or cultism...this their war or killings is most time a revenge or supremacy...you know that the innocent are the ones that always died in cultism war...which CULT Ukeke dey b4 he met his death?cos i heard he was a member of one of these cult and the truth remains Secret Cult are EVIL...DONT JOIN OOOOO
MICHAEL, MADRID | 7/10/2010 10:33:36 PM
THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD DO SOMETING ABOUT THE SECURITY SITUATION AT HOME. IT IS PATHETIC THAT WE COMPLAIN ABOUT THE HAPPENINGS IN THE COUNTRY AND WE ARE PART OF THE PROBLEMS. THE PEOPLE THAT KILLED THOSE GUYS ARE THEY YOUTH OR MEN? MAY THEIR GENTLE SOUL REST IN PEACE Reply this thread
Emperorgoldmind | 8/23/2010 1:03:16 PM
What an act of wickedness. Those involved should be used as a scapegoat for killing innocent promising young men. The soul that sinneth must . That father of them is a mess and and disgrace to fatherhood. You better go and die because you dont need to exist any more. Reply this thread
okooboh Godstime | 9/14/2010 5:05:48 PM
this same assasy or killer drove me out of my own land and kill both my parent and burnt our family hourse, but their is one thing u do not know that the saves of sin is dealth,may he soul rest in peace. Amen. Reply this thread
Eghe | 10/17/2010 11:31:27 AM
Pls dont join secret cult,its evil cos the day you join that you sign your death warrant cos police in Nigeria cant help cos they dont do a good job and some policemen are members of secret particularly new Benin police station,this is comfirm,make una check them well well oooo.pls dont join.
Eghe,Italy Reply this thread
OMOSEFE MADRID | 10/31/2010 6:36:07 PM
U NA DO WELL FOR KILLING THEM, WHAT ABOUT THE SAID WIFE TO BE OF UKEKE IN ITALY. THAT SO CALL PUTA(ASHAWA)IS THE CURE OF THERE DEATH, SHE WILL NEVER HAVE PEACE.WHY GIVING ONE CAR FOR 2PERSON,IF REAL YOU LOVES UKEKE WHY NOT BUY FOR HIM ONLÝ............ASHAWA.............. Reply this thread
Joseph Italy 22/11/2010 1:09pm | 11/22/2010 1:09:41 AM
my sister u are right na d girl curse dis prolems if not ukeke 4still dey alive today may their souls R.I.P IN JESUS NAME AMENNN Reply this thread
John | 11/22/2010 10:29:01 PM
people of world are wicked,the death of ukeke and erejiro is a BIG LOST.
the both families should take heart. Reply this thread
UKPOSISI | 11/23/2010 12:06:21 AM
we had the dribbles that late ukeke is a cultist, why now? because he is dead?. little about him he was a student of a political science in university of benin,and also a famous screen actor.
in the year 2000 at university of benin he was told to perform a character as a campus bad boy, the shooting location was at Professor OGBEIDE OFFICE. which eguavoen iyengumwena (a.k.a efuenbiro) took a character as a professor
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concern citizen | 11/26/2010 11:38:23 PM
what is the traditional ruler doing about this scandal?for the fact that the said man is a chief,he should be dismembered from his chieftency title.why is the heart of men so wicked?how i wish that the both sprites hunt their killers to their own graves.what a very sad story,rest in peace guys. Reply this thread
ln god i trust | 12/27/2010 6:59:08 PM
if you so love your sister why not comfort your sister Reply this thread
dont mind | 2/1/2011 10:37:48 PM
na waooooooooooo nigeria is rely geting worest what has this boys done to this family or is marring there duagter a crem Reply this thread
OTUNBA | 2/1/2011 11:05:15 PM
THIS IS BAD NEW , I WANT NIGERIA POLICE TO DO THERE WORK AN MAKE SURE DT DOES PEOPLE SHOULD BE KILLED TWO D LAW SAYS DT ANYBODY WHO KILLED MOST TO BE KILLED , FOR SOMEBODY CALL HIMSEIF CHIEF IN D PALACE AN STILL KILL SOMEONE WHO KNOWS WHO MANY LIFE DT DIS MAN AN HIS WIFE VE TAKING BECOZ OF THERE DAUTHER , BUT I BELIVE DT UKEKE SOIL WE NOT GIVE DIS FAMILY REST OF MIND . Reply this thread
michael france | 2/24/2011 12:13:24 AM
D people of Edo state d lost of ukeke and erejiro is a tin i will never forget in my life. Pls i like to know dis lady, were is she now, is it in italy or in nigeria now. Becos dis lady is d root of ukeke death and she have to stay for ten years without a man. And d killers will never have peace in their lifes. Let Edo people find d root of dis killing. Omo no ba ghatokpere ise. Reply this thread
Mercy | 3/4/2011 3:17:45 PM
wat travelling has caused in Benin is greatly negative, guys dont have anything to do with abroad women if u really do not want to marry them becos their parents wants them not to marry but continue bringing money homels do not reap were u did not sow. Reply this thread
jimoh | 4/26/2011 3:08:46 PM
this is end time becuase things that happen like this.is not an ordinary i hope this will make everybody to belive gods time as come. Reply this thread
harriet. | 7/20/2011 1:02:19 AM
those peaple that kill okeke and his friend, go and pray 4 forgiveness,GOD will forgive u,he is a forgiven father,and 4 the rest of u, live GOD to judge,judge not so that you will not be jodge.
i no that d death of ukeke is very painful,everybody kowns, may them rest in peace amen.
for the families take heart. Reply this thread
edo 1 | 12/10/2011 6:15:18 AM
why u na kill them like that without looking back Reply this thread
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