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Rivers Killings: Wike Announces N200m Reward To Bust Perpetrators 

Rivers Killings: Wike Announces N200m Reward To Bust Perpetrators 

METRO, NEWS
Governor Nyesom Wike of River State, has announced a handsome reward of the sum of N200 million for information that will lead to the arrest of the perpetrators of the crossover night attacks in which 17 persons were killed in Omoku, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government of  the State. The governor spoke on Tuesday when he led the Rivers State Security Council on a fact-finding/sympathy visit to the families of the victims. The Governor pledged that anyone was connected in any way with the crime would have his/her houses forfeited to the government. He said: “We have placed a N200 million bounty for relevant information that will lead to the arrest of all those involved in this unfortunate act of violence. “Anybody who is connected to this crime in any way will have his/her hous
Over 21 Persons Murdered In Cold Blood In Rivers

Over 21 Persons Murdered In Cold Blood In Rivers

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
  Over 21 persons have been murdered in cold blood in Omoku, Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State. Although details of the incident were still sketchy, a source said the victims were murdered by gunmen in the early hours of today as they were coming from crossover church services in Omoku, Onelga in River State. The source said that some armed men, believed to be foot soldiers of notorious militant leader, Don Nwanee raided the town at the wee hours of the day, leaving it with tears and wailing. Reports say among the dead was a son of the paramount ruler of Ogbogburu in Egiland where the incident took place. Confirming the incident, the Caretaker Committee chairman of the local government area, Ossy Olisa, said that six persons were injured in the...