The death of Mr. Famous Belief Wonikiri-Ebi, National Spokesman of Ijaw Interest Advocate has been confirmed by the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa.
In a call interview with DAILY POST, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa confirmed the death of spokesman who is also known as Izanzan Camp.
According to a report on DAILY POST, Mr. Famous Belief Wonikiri-Ebi was assassinated while the wife watched along Onos School Road in Udu Local Government on Monday, 18th of May, 2020.
According to Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa to DAILY POST, he said;
“I heard about it. We (Police) heard about it,” saying that the police is investigating the matter.
”Since I got the information, we discussed with the Area Commander and DPO of the area with a view to gather more information as to what happened, the motive they had behind his killing and what have you.
“It’s just too early to comment on what led to the killing and what we are doing.
” But we actually heard about it that, he was shot. After he was shot, he was rushed to the hospital and the people who shot him, we learnt they took away his car after shooting him. One Toyota Camry.
“So, we are just going about it with a view to see what happened but it’s a case of armed robbery that we learnt. It’s like when they met him, he struggled with his assailants before they shot him. That’s the information we heard, but we are now treating it as a case of armed robbery and murder and God willing, we will get to the root of the matter.”
DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya of the state also confirmed the death of the National Spokesman of Ijaw Interest Advocate saying;
“They said the man was shot last night. That they wanted to seize his vehicle, and he resisted, and they shot him.”