Rumuekpe Community in Emohua local Government Area of Rivers State to start another cult crisis if precautionary measures is not taken.
Rumuekpe which happens to be the second community were Oil was discovered in Nigeria when shell Petroleum Company came into the country in 1950’s in search of Black Gold ( Crude oil) with presently not less than 4 oil companies in operation at the community to go into another community crisis if precautionary measures is not taken with immediate effect.
The community which had it’s first crisis in 2005 to 2010 leaving many feared dead including youths, father’s, Mother’s and relatives rendering many Homeless over leadership tussle that degenerated into cult supremacy fight.
It was gathered that 2 persons has been shot dead yesterday in the community over cult supremacy tussle between Degbam cult groups and Iceland Confractality leaving many others seriously injured with different levels of injuries sustained.
According to a source from an indigene of the community Mr. Friday Igwe who confirmed to us that the said report is true, explaining that the trouble started when some group whom were believed to be Degbam boys attacked some individuals at the water front were crude oil is been refined locally known as Bunkery (kpo Fire), over powering them with Arms by Chasing them out from the water front and later took over the place some weeks Back but little did they know that those whom were Chased out from the place would come back in retaliation to what happened with sophisticated weapons shooting sporadically that lead to the death of 2 persons who he identified as Vowel Sound ( NKIRU) and AMAECHI with several others who sustained different levels of injuries.
It was also gathered that the villagers/residence of the community have started leaving the community due to fear of stray bullet as they believed the Degbam cult groups would come back to retaliate against the Iceland cult boys.
This post was published on August 27, 2019 9:05 am