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Gunmen Attack Nigerian Protection force Checkpoint In Bayelsa, One dead

by Good News

One particular person used to be on Monday shot dead and a defense force personnel used to be injured following an early morning assault on a defense force checkpoint in Ogboinbiri Community at a wellhead owned by the Shell Petroleum Pattern Firm (SPDC) at Seibou oil arena in the Southern Ijaw Local Govt location of Bayelsa Tell.

It gathered that the gun battle which lasted three hours resulted in the killing of 1 of the suspected militants.


The deceased is is well-known as from Ukparatubo Community in Southern Ijaw.

Sources internal the community stated that the gunmen stormed the defense force checkpoint in three boats and shot on the troopers at about 6am on Sunday.

The troopers who were on responsibility and providing security at SPDC engaged the armed males in a gun battle.

In accordance with the source, “the troopers shot dead one of the essential boys but one of the essential troopers used to be wounded. The soldier is is well-known as Job and his rifle used to be taken away.”

Makes an attempt to glean a reaction from the spokesman of the 16 Division of the Nigerian Military in Bayelsa, Captain Victor Odukoya, were unsuccessful.

Protection force sources, nonetheless, confirmed the improve, insisting that efforts were ongoing to glean better the stolen defense force rifle and arrest the culprits.

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