3 Cops guarding Oil Coy MD Killed in Rivers 

Police IG

Three policemen on escort duty were on Thursday shot dead at Rumuokoro axis of Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. 

The assailants afterwards abducted the Managing Director of an oil and gas company in Port Harcourt who was their target. 

According to report, the police officers were in a Hilux vehicle when their killers opened fire on them. 

It was further gathered that the gunmen blocked the vehicle in which the top oil worker was, then rained bullets on the other one which conveyed the deceased police officers. 

The assailants were said to have whisked their target away after gunning down his escorts. 


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