mobile phone software marketer. He was found dead in a hotel room in
Ovwian area of Delta State after allegedly taking one of his female
customers who could not pay for the job he did on her phone to a hotel
According to SCN, the incident happened last Thursday at Treasure Land
Hotel in Ovwian where the victim had lodged with the female customer
identified as Helen Obiogu.
Conflicting reports had it that the Nelson slumped and died while having
rounds of s*x with Helen, but another account had it that he died from
A source at Robinson Plaza, where the lady suspect had gone to purchase
the mobile phone said that Helen was at the phone plaza last Wednesday
to buy a handset and download music and applications, but was left with
N5,000 after buying the phone.
It was said that Helen, who is now in police custody, pleaded with late
Nelson to let her go and come back another day to complete the payment
but he had refused and insisted she met him in a hotel.
A source alleged Helen eventually went to the hotel and Nelson sent her
to buy drinks for them. The source also alleged Helen could have
poisoned Nelson’s drink which eventually led to his death.
Nelson, in his late 20s, left behind two kids.
A staff at Treasure Land Hotel said Helen had almost fled from the hotel
when she was arrested by the hotel security guards on duty.
The security guards had noticed that she was crying and was in a haste to leave the premises.