Imoh Uduak, friend of a young graduate allegedly murdered by a predator in Akwa Ibom, Iniubong Umoren, has given details of the deceased’s journey to an untimely death.
She spoke in an emotional interview on TVC on the deceased’s challenging life and times.
According to Uduak, the late youth was an orphan who struggled to get university education.
She noted that things were so tough for Umoren that she had to combine study with teaching.
She was sometimes late for lectures because she was busy with her own students. After graduation, NYSC was delayed due to the pandemic. While waiting to be called up, she said Umoren decided to get a job. Friend of slain Uyo job seeker gives first-hand account of the incident leading up to her.
She was working elsewhere and needed another job and this caused her to make the Tweet that exposed her to a predator who goes online to offer jobs to unsuspecting job seekers.
Umoh told of how she became suspicious when she received a voice note from Umoren on the day she went for the interview, April 29, 2021, She said Ini was screaming in the voice note.
She said that was when she went on Twitter to raise alarm, then contacted Umoren’s siblings.