Seven Killed In Fresh Violence In Rivers
No fewer than seven people were on Thursday, killed at a farm in Emohua, Rivers State.
Police Commissioner for the State, Zaki Ahmed, said the attack was believed to have been carried out by criminal gangs.
The attack came three days after gunmen described as “bandits” and “cult” members, killed 16 churchgoers as they were returning from a midnight New Year church service on Monday.
“The attackers arrived on a motorcycle and shot at people, before fleeing as quickly as they arrived,” he told reporters.