Shock As Gunmen Kill Chairman Of Waterways Security In Bayelsa

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Gen. Frank Seide, chairman of Waterway (West District) has been killed by gunmen.

It gathered that deceased popularly known as General Frank, shot dead by some gunmen in his hometown, Bilabiri community, in Ekeremor Local Area of on night, April 1.

It is not clear if his death is related to reported killings in community over .

Vanguard reports that four persons have reportedly died in Bilabiri Community in Ekeremor Local Area of following a blood bath over disagreement on a proposed .

It further gathered that the blood bath ensued over disagreement on who handles a major multinational oil company security in the area.

An indigene of the area, identified as Embiowei, who confirmed the incident said there is a battle for supremacy among youths on who controls an oil security contract running into millions of Naira.

Meanwhile, the Senior Special Assistant to Bayelsa Governor on General Duties, Hon. Watchman Ebebe James, has condemned the of the security leader.

“The SSA to the governor of Bayelsa on General Duties Hon. Watchman Ebebe James strongly condemned the of his colleague Gen. Frank Seide, the Rda Chairman and presently, coordinator waterway security Ekeremo Axis,” the reads.

“When I heard the news that colleague, Gen. Frank Seide is gone, I thought the world has ended. I’m calling on the and all to properly investigate the killers of Gen. Frank Seide and brought those perpetrators to book.

“Meanwhile, I also advice the people of Bilabiri, federated Community to be Vigilant, Steadfast and they shouldn’t take the law into their own hands because I know that the perpetrators must surely brought to book!

“I console the Families of the Deceased, most especially his wives and Children. his soul rest in peace!”