The Akwa Ibom State High Court has sentenced Uduak Akpan, the killer of job seeker—Miss Iniubong Umoren to death by hanging
Umoren was reportedly raped and killed on April 2021 while seeking job by Akpan.
The killer was eventually arrested after the body of late Iniubong Umoren was exhumed by police in Akwa Ibom.
The presiding judge, Justice Bassey Nkanang, said Akpan was found guilty of rape and murder and sentenced him to be hung on the neck till he dies.
Justice Nkanang, however, discharged and acquitted the second and third defendants, Mr. Frank Akoan and daughter Anwan-Bassey Akpan.