Mgboshimini Killings: Police releases names, images of 8 wanted suspects


Eight persons have been declared wanted by the Rivers state Police Command in connection with the massacre at Mgboshimini community in Obio-Akpor Local government area of the State.

The eight wanted persons are also alleged to have participated in the killing of a Chief in Mgboshimini, Chief Minikwu.

Spokesman of the Command, Nnamdi Omoni said that four out the wanted persons are from Omoku in Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni Local government area, three are from Obio-Akpor while the last person is from Andoni Local government area.


No bounty was placed on the wanted suspected killers but , Omoni who is a Deputy Superintendent of Police said finding the suspects is the responsibility of everyone in Rivers state, adding that, “everyone owes it a moral duty to assist the police.”

Twnenty five persons were killed by suspected armed cult group in Mgboshimini, Obio-Akpor Local government area of Rivers state for a yet to be ascertained reason.