• 2,000 kidnappers, armed robbers embrace amnesty in Rivers

    2,000 kidnappers, armed robbers embrace amnesty in Rivers

    About 2,000 cult members on Saturday embraced the amnesty declared by the Rivers State Government.

    The cult members, who were involved in kidnappings, killings and armed robberies in the past, surrendered their weapons before members of the state Amnesty Committee in Isiokpo, the headquarters of Ikwerre Local Government Area of the state.

    Some of the weapons surrendered by them included AK 47 rifles, G3, dane guns, dynamite, NATO gun and detonators.

    Speaking shortly after receiving weapons from the repentant militants, the Chairman of […]