Mrs. Lucy Nmezuwuba, the mother of eight-year-old Chikamso, who was raped and killed by Ifeanyi Dike, wants the suspect crippled to avoid another escape.
Recall the 24-year Dike, is said to have escaped form Portharcourt’s Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, and fled to Jos after he was arrested while trying to dispose off the body of Chikamso.
Mrs. Nmezuwuba, speaking is said to have urged the police to cripple Dike to avoid another escape
Meanwhile, the suspect was was arraigned and remanded in prison by a chief magistrate’s court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
He is facing a count charge of murder, a capital offence. The charge sheet read: “That you Ifeanyichukwu Maxwell Dike, on August 18, at 8, Messiah Close, Eliozu, Port Harcourt, in the Port Harcourt Magisterial District, did kill one Chikamso Mezuwuba, aged 8, by administering stupefying substance on her in order to obtain her sensory organs, which include tongue, ear, eyes, nipple, clitoris, nose, fingers with the use of knife and thereby committed an offence punishable under Section 319 (1) of the Criminal Code, Cap 37, Vol. II, Laws of Rivers State of Nigeria, 1999.”