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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...
Troops Clampdown On Four Kidnappers In River, Raid Another’s Den In Bayelsa

Troops Clampdown On Four Kidnappers In River, Raid Another’s Den In Bayelsa

NIGER DELTA
(BigPen, Rotterdam) Troops of Operation DELTA SAFE (OPDS) on Tuesday ambushed a gang of sea robbers along KM-45 AWOBA Waterways in Rivers State.  During the ambush operation, four suspected sea robbers met their waterloo. Items recovered from them include; 2× AK-47 rifles, quantity 3× AK-47 magazines, quantity 22 ammunitions and one speed boat mounted with one 200 Horse-Power engine. Similarly, troops patrol along Bayelsa waterways acting on information, raided a sea pirates hideout along FORUPA-LOBIA waterways. However, sea pirates on sighting troops advance fled the hideout, and left behind 3× fiber boats and one 75 Horse-Power engine. The hideout was subsequently destroyed instantly while the troops continue with their patrols. Meanwhile, the Commander Operation DELTA ...