A nightclub owner in Kano, Steve Ayika has been found dead with his girlfriend in a tinted car.
Police reportedly found the married man and father of two kids, in a compromising position, with the side chick, identified as Chiamaka Emmanuel.
The two were discovered early on 23 November, according to the Kano Police Command, with the car locked and phones switched off.
Some reports said the lady was due to get married in December to another man.
The Police in a statement on Thursday did not indicate the cause of death or whether there was any foul pay.
Ayika, who owned Knight House in Kano, was from Ebu in Delta state.
He was married to Jennifer Johnson, who he celebrated on Facebook on 25 June on her birthday as ‘sweet love” and his “everything”.
Jennifer, who is from Enugu on her part used Ayika’s photo as her cover photo on Facebook, to demonstrate her love for the father of her son, born in 2019.
Unknown to her, Steve had a side chick, even while professing love to her.
Read the statement by the spokesperson of the Kano State Police Command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa on the death of Ayika and his side chick:
MAN, WOMAN FOUND MOTIONLESS IN A MOTOR VEHICLE
On the 23/11/2021 at about 0450hrs, a report was received that a car was sighted along Katsina Road, Fagge LGA Kano State with two (2) occupants, a male and a female motionless.
2. On receipt of the report, the Commissioner of Police, Kano State Command, CP Sama’ila Shu’aibu Dikko, fsi raised and instructed a team of detectives to proceed to the scene.
3. The team immediately rushed to the scene. Victims, a male and a female inside the back seat of a Siena Motor Vehicle were removed and rushed to Murtala Mohammed Specialist Hospital Kano, where a Medical Doctor confirmed them dead.
4. On preliminary investigation, the male deceased was identified as Steven Ayika, ‘m’, of Jaba Quarters Kano while the female deceased identified as Chiamaka Emmanuel, ‘f’, of the same address. However, investigation is in progress.
DSP ABDULLAHI HARUNA KIYAWA, ANIPR,
POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER,
FOR:- COMMISSIONER OF POLICE, KANO STATE COMMAND