No fewer than 6 persons were gunned down in Ibaa Community in Emohua Local Government Area in Rivers State.
A resident of the community, who did not want his name in print for security reasons said the incident was a clash between 2 suspected cult groups he said.
We were terrified when the cultists stormed our area but the cultists allayed our fears saying that we should not run that they knew the people they were looking for. “We are calling on the state government and security operatives in the state to send security personnel and restore peace in the troubled community.”
Efforts to reach the Community Development Committee (CDC) chairman of Ibaa, proved abortive as his mobile number was not reachable at press time.
This is coming barely few days the Former Chief Security Officer of ibaa Community, Mr. Fynface also know as Iron was gunned down in his apartment.
Speaking is another resident who Confirmed the incident said there was a serious gun battle in the community today.
“The people are living in fear and the government is not doing anything to assist the people. He said.
Meanwhile the Residents of the community has accused the Local Government Chairman Dr. Chidi Lloyd who had disbanded the The local Vigilante group known as OSPAC stating that the boys returned to the community after the disbandment.