On Monday, A 35-year-old man, Sunday Ushie,a cocoa farmer in Akparabong, confessed to killing his girlfriend, identified as Nnena Samuel, and having sex with the corpse because she never gave him the opportunity to have sex with her while alive.

According to the report the incident happened on January 26, 2017, in Adijinkpor village, in the Ikom Local Government Area of Cross River State.

During the interrogation by police, the suspect confessed by explaining how he invited the mother of two out in the evening of January 26, 2017, and took her to his apartment. He was said to have killed the woman when she refused to allow him to have sex with her.


Read the confession: “It is the work of the devil. I do not know how it happened. I am the one that killed her. She was my girlfriend and I knew her for two months before this incident. I slept with her corpse after killing her.

“It was strange sleeping with a corpse. I never had sex with her while she was alive because she never gave me that opportunity. I was always giving her money, but she didn’t allow us to have sex.”

The suspect is now under arrest in connection with the crime and investigation is ongoing, after which he will be charged to court for murder.”