The Police in Delta State have arrested two suspects in connection with the murder of the national spokesman of Ijaw Interest Advocate a.k.a, Izanzan Camp, Mr. Famous Believe Wonikiri-Ebi.
The Police who vowed to get to the root of the matter have launched a manhunt for other suspects said to be at large.
It was learnt that the arrested suspects are from Egbema Kingdom of Izon ethnic nationality in Delta State.
They were arested on Thursday evening based on investigation by the officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force, Ovwian/Aladja Division in Udu Local Government Area.
The arrest of the two suspects RealTime24 gathered could assist the police in its investigation as sources revealed that there were issues between the deceased Ijaw leader and some persons which led to threats to his life before he was murdered.
An elder brother to the deceased, Hon. Sule Austin confirmed the arrest of the two suspects.
He said the police arrested two Ijaw boys from Egbema, an Ijaw kingdom in Delta State over their recent threat to kill Comrade Famous Believe following transactions between them.
When contacted, the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Onome Onovwakpoyeya, confimed the report in a telephone chat with our correspondent saying,”Yes! It’s true.”
It would be recalled that on Monday evening this week gunmen shot dead the Ijaw leader in Udu Local Government Area.