Fahim Saleh the brains behind the suspended motorbike hailing service, GOKADA was murdered in a cold and brutal manner, by an apparent professional assassin in his $2.2M luxury apartment.
The assassin was said to have been monitoring Saleh’s movement for some time, then he waited for him in the lobby of his Apartment, before getting into the elevator with him. Reports says that as soon as Saleh got to his apartment floor, the assassin attacked him.
Fahim Saleh body was found dismembered, decapitated with a power saw, which was still plugged in, when the cops arrived to the scene. And his body was put into sacks and distributed around the room.
The “33-year-old technology entrepreneur”, Saleh’s dismembered body according to New York Times report was found in his luxury condominium building after which his torso and electric saw were detected nearby by the police. His sister was said to have been the first to notice the body at around 3:30 p.m. when she went to check on him after not hearing from him for a day.
We are deeply saddened to inform you about the sudden and tragic loss of our founder and CEO, Fahim Saleh. Fahim was a great leader, inspiration and positive light for all of us.
— Gokada – We do delivery now (@GokadaNG) July 15, 2020
NYC Medical Exmainer removes the remains of CEO and venture capitalist Fahim Saleh. Saleh was found dismembered in his Lower East Side apartment Tuesday afternoon. pic.twitter.com/QHsek8bCQQ
— Joe Marino (@joemarino_) July 15, 2020
The national newspaper report also indicated that there were several large plastic bags in the Manhattan apartment, purportedly planned to be used in packing the dismembered body. “The police did not immediately identify the man, but several friends who spoke on the condition of anonymity said he was Fahim Saleh, a 33-year-old technology entrepreneur and the owner of the condo where the body was found,” NYT reported.