Gunmen in the early hours of Monday killed
a husband, his wife, five children and eight other worshippers who were
returning from the crossover service on New Year Day in Omoku, the
headquarters of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni local government area of Rivers State.
in critical condition and receiving treatment in different hospitals in
the local government secretariat in Omoku, with their relatives and
friends making efforts to identify them and recover the bodies for
notorious kidnapper –cum militant, Mr. Igwedibia Johnson, aka Don Waney,
who is on the run, following raid on his camp and shrines in the early
hours of November 20, 2017, soldiers from 6 Division, Nigerian Army,
State Police Command, Nnamdi Omoni, a Deputy Superintendent of Police
(DSP), promised to get back to newsmen on the incident.