Fekala, who hails from Ikibiri Neighborhood in Southern Ijaw Native Authorities House of Bayelsa State, was arrested on Friday for allegedly strangling 26-year-old Kate Oguoh to dying on twenty eighth July 2022.
PRESSINFORMAT interviewed him on Monday all through the parade by the Bayelsa State Police Command on the Yenagoa Police Headquarters.
In accordance with Fekala, who denied being a yahoo boy, “We acquired into an argument over the N50,000 she despatched to me for the suppose of international alternate commerce she wished to do, I tried to elucidate that I spent the money and may repay her nonetheless she angrily responded and pushed me, so I pushed her once more and he or she fell on the mattress, and since I knew she was going to carry alarm and our neighbours will hear her voice so I held her throat and closed her mouth, and choked her to dying.”
He acknowledged that “on the first of July I obtained right here to Bayelsa State to do some maintenance within the dwelling on account of Kate met me in February that she needed a spot to stay, primarily based totally on the reality that the actual individual she wished to go persist with in Lagos didn’t work out, so she needed the place to stay for 4 months.
“So I gave her certainly one of many rooms, and I was staying throughout the parlour, in a two-bedroom flat. I merely acquired a job so I’ve to go away for Port Harcourt. I reap the benefits of to go to accommodate to do some maintenance usually. So on the first of July as soon as I obtained right here we met and we’re discussing, so she knowledgeable me she wished to commerce international alternate since she knew some years once more I used to commerce for myself.
“So I outlined to her that among the finest I can do is practice her strategies to commerce, and by no means commerce for her because of the inconveniences in it. Later she left for her family dwelling in Opolo and generally known as me to ship her my particulars, and he or she immediately despatched me N50,000.”
He continued “After I requested her the subsequent day, she said she wished me to commerce for her, so I reminded her that I don’t want to be involved so she insisted, so I accepted.
“So I requested her what she want from this issue and he or she said at least N20,000 every month, so I knowledgeable her no institution or monetary establishment will provide that.
“So I requested her to ship her particulars so I can refund the cash, so later started sending my colleagues on the office messages that I’m a scammer and authorized.
“I tried chatting her up nonetheless she obtained’t want to hear, so I knowledgeable her I’ll come to Bayelsa State since we’re in a position to’t settle the issue on cellphone. So I obtained right here to Bayelsa this earlier Monday, I acquired home late at spherical 9 pm, and I met her inside and tried talking to her nonetheless she responded angrily once more at me, I tried to calm her nonetheless she obtained’t agree.
“I lay all the way in which all the way down to rest and he or she was nonetheless elevating her voice at me for over 20 minutes so I slept off that day. The subsequent day I decided to stay once more for just some additional days on account of I didn’t want to let it get to the listening to on my colleagues at work, and the chances of her doing that had been extreme.
“I obtained right here once more on Thursday, and when she observed me, she was nonetheless offended. Then I pleaded collectively together with her that she should be affected individual with me, that I’ll improve the cash and refund her with curiosity as soon as I get my paycheck, so she said even when she agrees it is going to doubtless be N20,000 curiosity. I declined that it was decrease than one month and it obtained’t be potential, moreover on the end of August nonetheless she didn’t agree and he or she saved on talking and pushing me that she was going to deal with me by way of her aunty who’s a police officer.
“After I noticed she has given up, I went out to clear my head, as I was strolling a thought obtained right here to me that I ought to easily bury the physique so each half will merely transfer. I borrowed a shovel spherical, I appeared for the portion of the house that wasn’t too laborious so dug it and left her contained within the pit.
“The concern of moving into hassle made me not report again to the police. I’m not a yahoo boy and I didn’t kill her for rituals.
“The subsequent morning the mum obtained right here spherical and said she was looking for her daughter, and that was the first time I observed her, the daughter most definitely gave her the spare key to the house. She obtained right here the night sooner than the incident nonetheless didn’t meet me.”