Gunmen Who Robbed, Murdered Two Okaders Riders In Delta Apprehended

Motorbikes popularly known as Okada in Nigeria.


Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers have reportedly killed two commercial motorcycle riders identified as Monoria Ofishe and Jamilu Umaru, in Mosogar and Ujevwu communities, in Ethiope West and Udu council areas of the Delta State, respectively.

It was gathered that, both commercial motorcycle riders were reportedly robbed of their motorbikes after their lives were snuffed out by the hoodlums

Umaru was killed Friday, while Ofishe’s death occurred earlier last week.

A source who spoke on condition of anonymity claimed that, ”Umaru was allegedly attacked by suspected herdsmen who dispossessed him of his belongings and stabbed him to death”.

The Delta State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the development.

The Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa, said that, ”the victims were robbed of their motorbikes after the attack.

”The suspects in connection to the Mosogar murder, Mr. Ovie, 22 and John, 21, were nabbed on Friday and the motorcycle, recovered.

C.P said, ”the suspects, had confessed to the crime and are being transferred to the Homicide Division of the Police.

”I assured you that the police “will not rest its oars, until the other perpetrators are apprehended.”


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