Four policemen have been arrested and docked over the death of Mr. Pius Abiaziem, a Nigerian businessman in South Africa.
The four suspects, ElombahNews gathered, are accused for brutally killing Abiaziem in Eastern Cape last week.
The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission [NIDCOM], Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa confirming the arrest and possible trial of the suspects on Friday.
Mrs. Dabiri-Erewa asked the South African authorities to expedite action on the matter and speed up the trial of the four Policemen as well as other incidences involving various offenses against Nigerians living in South Africa.
The statement reads: “Following the recent brutal murder of Pius Abiaziem, a Nigerian businessman, in South Africa , the South African Police have arrested Four Policemen linked to the death of Mr Pius Abiaziem and are to face trial.
“In furtherance to the arrest and trial, the Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, NIDCOM, Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa urged the South African Police to expedite action on the matter and speed up the trial of the alleged Four Policemen., and others currently on trial for various offenses committed against Nigerians living in South Africa “