Reports have it that three persons have been confirmed dead following an attack by suspected cultists at Eneka in Obio-akpo local government in Rivers State.
It was gathered that the gunmen stormed the area and shot sporadically – leading to the deaths of victims and injuries of other residents.
This is coming days after seven persons were killed as cultists struck again in some parts of Rivers State.
The armed cult members continued their terror in Ikwerre, Obio/Akpor, Emohua and the Port Harcourt Local Government Areas of the state.
Four persons were said to have been beheaded in Omuoko, Aluu in the Ikwerre LGA and three persons were killed in the Port Harcourt, Obio/Akpor and Emohua LGAs.
Those beheaded were identified as Rhino, Justice Azubuike, Nwobueze Woke and another whose name couldn’t be ascertained as of press time.
One of the victims, Azubuike, was said to have recently gained admission to the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt.
A generator repairer was a victim of the violent attack in Rumuekini, Obio/Akpor LGA as his assailants invaded his residence and shot him at close range. In Emohua, the Community Development Committee Chairman of Rumuodogo 1, Ishmael Eze-otto, was shot dead by gunmen while on his way home at about 7.30pm.