Heavily armed soldiers in two gunboats invaded Oporoza, the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu kingdom in Delta State in the early hours of yesterday. Oporoza is the home base of ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, also known as Tompolo.
According to the Acting Secretary of Gbaramatu Traditional Council, Chief Godspower Gbenekema, the soldiers arrived at the community around 12:30 a.m.
He said: “The soldiers entered the town while some took positions near the gunboats. The villagers took to their heels for fear of being […]