Ikenna Nwatu, a petitioner, from Oruku neighborhood in Nkanu East Native Authorities Space of Enugu State, on Thursday, spoke on the homicide of Igwe Emmanuel Mbah.
The standard ruler was shot useless on December 26, 2020.
The assassination sparked a dysfunction that prompted destruction of lives and property locally.
On the Judicial Fee of Inquiry investigating Mba’s killing, Nwatu linked the killing to the late royal father’s plan to evaluate land transactions.
He recalled that Igwe was killed on the identical day Mba deliberate to inaugurate a seven-man Oruku Land Evaluation and Reform Committee.
Nwatu, ex-Chairman of the Oruku City Union Caretaker Committee, mentioned the reform workforce was to scrutinize land gross sales to fulfill the present wants and pursuits of Oruku.
Incumbent chairman of the committee, Linus Nwatu, alleged that 23 collaborators and sponsors had been fueling cultist actions within the city to destroy it.
He urged the panel to look into the names listed in his memorandum because the masterminds and produce them to guide.
The fee headed by Justice Harold Eya, adjourned listening to of different memoranda till March 1, 2021.
On Wednesday, Samuel Ani, a neighborhood chief in Oruku was murdered. He was to seem earlier than the fee on Friday.