A woman’s body was discovered dumped inside a drainage canal on Calabar Street in the high-level section of Makurdi, the capital of Benue State.
It was confirmed that in the early hours of Sunday, October 11, residents of the area found the body.
State Police Command spokeswoman Catherine Anene, DSP, who reported the event, said the family of the deceased had been traced.
“A lifeless body of a lady was found in a drainage at Calabar street on Sunday 11/10/2020 at about 7am. The family was traced and they confirmed the corpse to be Angbiandoo Gbavaan who left the house the previous night and never returned,”
Anene said that The identified corpse has been deposited at Bishop Murray Morgue for autopsy, Anene added. And that investigation into the matter was on progress.