Friends and family members of popular Abuja chef, Emeka Eloagu, have been thrown into mourning after he was found dead in his apartment on Sunday, August 1.

He was reportedly found dead by his wife at his Abuja residence on Sunday night, August 1, 2021.

While the cause of his death remain uncertain, an account by some of his friends claim he was stabbed to death by assailants who gained access into his home.

Another account claim the deceased was killed by two persons who he granted access into his apartment. They allegedly stripped him naked, tied him up and then strangled him.

The FCT Police command spokesperson, ASP Maria Yusuf, confirmed this incident. She said the matter is being in investigated.

Emeka, 35, is a chef of repute in Abuja. He is a graduate of Le Cordon Bleu Paris with a Grande Diplomé in cuisine and patisserie. He creates a combination of French cooking methods with Nigerian cuisine, and is known to have hosted celebrities and politicians at his restaurant which he operates in the capital city.



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