IGP declares killer of Rivers State DPO wanted

The prime suspect in the killing of the late Divisional Police Officer in Rivers State, Bako Angbashim, Gift David Okpara, popularly known as 2baba, has been declared wanted by the Inspector General of Police, Kayode Egbetokun.

Late Angbashim, who was the DPO of Ahoada, in Rivers State, was ambushed, captured and killed by gunmen, who claimed to be members of Iceland cult gang.
The killing took place in Odumude community, Ahoada East Local Government Area of the state, when the late DPO was returning from a raid on criminal hideouts with some of his men.

Mr. Egbetokun’s declaration was contained in a post by the Rivers State Police Command through the spokesperson, Grace Iringe-Koko, for the Commissioner of Police, Emeka Nwonyi, to implement the directive.
The release, which carried the picture of the suspect listed his offences as ‘conspiracy, cultism and murder.’