It was black day last Saturday, April 25, 2020 as three blood sisters were drowned in a river at Amaeze village in Ishiagu community of Ebonyi State.
The death of the girls, between the ages of 14 and 20 still remains a mystery to residents of that village
The three sisters who attended Comprehensive secondary school in Ishiagu, were found floating on the water, however the mystery behind their deaths is yet to be uncovered. The siblings have reportedly been buried beside the stream without caskets, as culture and tradition demand.
The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Ivo Divisional Police Post, Mr. Nwornu Daniel confirmed the incident and said it was a case of ‘sudden and unnatural death’.