Mr. Don Wani, the notorious kidnapper behind the killing of 23 persons in Omoku in Rivers state, has been killed.
The suspected militant leader, was killed in a combined operation by the Department of State Services (DSS) and the Army at a border town between Rivers and Imo.
A source who spoke on condition of anonymity said the incident happened at about 5 p.m. on Saturday.
Mr. Tosin Ajayi, Rivers Director of DSS, said:
"No comment for now," when he was contacted to comment on the incident.