Five soldiers killed in fresh Rivers attack


Some gunmen on Monday morning killed five soldiers in Omelema community under Abua, Odua Local Government Area of Rivers State.

It was gathered that the gunmen came from a nearby river, shot indiscriminately, and went straight to a lodge where the soldiers were camped and opened fire, killing the victims.

The latest attack comes barely 48 hours after gunmen killed eight security personnel at a checkpoint.

Heads of security agencies on Monday morning held a meeting in Port Harcourt, the state capital, over the incident