Sources from both Department of State Security (DSS) and Army revealed that Wani was killed on Saturday evening at the boundary between Imo and Rivers State.
Wanye was said to be behind the murder of about 23 persons in Omoku, Rivers state in the early hours of January 1st this year.
Wanye was shot dead in a combined operation by the DSS and the army.
The Spokesman of 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, Col. Aminu Eliyazu could not confirm the story but sent a watsapp massage to our reporter to come to the Army Headquarters to get breaking news on Don Wanye. (Daily Trust).