Uneasy calm now pervades the sleepy rural Umuduruegwele autonomous community, Umueze 2, Ehime Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State, following the reported raping and strangulation of a mother of five, Mrs. Esther David, in her farm. The story making the rounds in the community had it that the victim had gone to her farm to collect palm fruits harvested for her at about 9a.m. on the day.
A villager, who spoke on grounds of anonymity, recounted: “She had barely lifted few bunches into her wheelbarrow when the rapist, who had earlier laid ambush for the woman, pounced on her and dragged her into a farmland. Read more