Black New Year’s Day in Rivers State as 23 People Are Slaughtered by Gunmen on their way back from Cross over Service (Graphic Photos)
No fewer than 23 persons have been declared dead in Omoku area of Rivers State after Gunmen believed to be cultists rounded them as they returned from church in the early hours of the morning and killed them.
The incident has cast a large shadow of fear in residents of the area who are already facing daily security challenges in the region.
All attempts by Newsline reporters to reach the police PRO proved abortive and they are yet to make any official statement on the tragedy.
Omoku residents have had to deal with various security issues ranging from cult clashes, robbery and rape will keep this day in history as the blackest new Year’s day ever even as they go about their daily businesses in fear.
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