The Nigerian Police has arrested suspected killers of Oscar Okebata, a veteran American soldier of Nigerian heritage, who was killed when he returned for Christmas celebration in December, 2016.

The death of the soldier sent shockwaves through the country particularly in Imo state and among members of his family.

Lilian Ndiukwu who claimed to be the sister of the deceased had shared photos alongside a Facebook post mourning the demise of the American soldier who was allegedly abducted and later kidnapped.

She had written:

“What a wicked world…. who has done this to My BIG BRO? A USA veteran who just came back this Xmas after building his beautiful house(mansion)in the village not knowing that the enemies has an evil plan against him.”