[PHOTO] Notorious Niger Delta Militant Leader Accused Of Beheading A Naval Officer Arrested
Soldiers attached to ‘Operation Delta Safe’ on Thursday morning, January 11, arrested a Niger Delta militant, Oyawerikumo Peregbakumo alias Karowei, after a state-wide manhunt.
The criminal who hails from Ogbobagene, Burutu LGA of Delta state he surrendered himself to the military.
On Wednesday, there was pandemonium in Bomadi, Ojobo and other communities in Delta State as soldiers blocked waterways in search of the militant.
The manhunt was a fallout of reports of alleged activities of some suspected militants who had some celebrations in the community on New Year day over the killing of security agents.
Karowei is alleged to have beheaded a Naval officer, who was at the local government for a peace mission last December.