Names Of 6 Policemen Murdered By Cultists In Okrika Rivers State Released

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May 27, 2016 – Identities Of 6 Nigerian Policemen Murdered In Okrika Rivers State Revealed… Corpses Of Killed FSARS Officers Buried In Shallow Graves

At least 6 policemen attached to the FSARS (Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad) sent to carry out mass arrest in Rivers state yesterday have been murdered.

The operatives were sent to enforce peace between Okuru and Okujagu villagers in Okrika LGA of Rivers State over a bloody land dispute on Thursday May 26, 2016 but they were killed by some cultists who ambushed them.

Their corpses were later buried in shallow graves near Okujagu area of Okrika town.

Here are the names of the officers who died on the line of duty yesterday.

  1. Inspector Dokubo Tamunosaki, AP NO 144265
  2. Inspector Aferuan Imoukhuede, AP NO 149006
  3. Segeant Yohana Joshua,  FNO 383094 
  4. Sergeant Ojebo Kennedy,  FNO 356434
  5. Sergeant Issuaya Efa FNO 370181 
  6. Sergeant Odeh Joseph FNO 365048 

53 men and women have been arrested in connection with the murder.

This is so sad!

May their soul rest in peace.