1 killed and 10 injured by sea bandits in Delta State

By Piracy

Gunmen who are suspected to be sea bandits, have killed a 30-year-old boat driver, Godknows Wuruke, and injured over 10 other people in Delta State.
Vanguard was warned that the bandits ambushed 2 passenger vessels, sailing from Warri to Aghoro community in Bayelsa State at River Forcados tributary, behind Burutu, headquarters of Burutu Local Government Area, Delta State and robbed the people onboard.
Godknows Wuruke left Warri waterside at about 5:20 pm and was allegedly shot dead by the gunmen bandits because he tried to prevent them from robbing people on his vessel.
Chairman of the Aghoro waterside boat drivers, Mr. Cletus Itari that confirmed the accident to Vanguard on phone, Monday, called on security agents to mount surveillance on the waterways in Burutu region, as it was obtainable in Warri axis to assure the safety of the passengers and vessel drivers.