One Bestman Lekia, popularly known as Bggie has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Rivers State High Court for killing four people and eating their intestines in Okwalie community in Khana Local Government Area of the state in 2019.
The four persons Etim Ekpe, Gbodu Nobaale Nenalebarri Mmeabe, and Loveday Mmeabe were killed by Biggie and his group with their intestines used to prepare plantain meal.
Justice Adolphus Enebeli in his judgment found Lekia guilty of murder, kidnapping, cultism, and armed robbery, stating that the prosecution counsel proved his case with the necessary evidence and presentations.
Justice Enebeli ruled that the convict be hung on his neck till he is confirmed dead.
He stated that the attitude of Lekia throughout his trial proved that he is a hardened criminal who If possible, is supposed to be hung four times.