Two individuals have been confirmed useless in two separate cult clashes in Yenagoa Native Authorities Space (LGA) of Bayelsa State.
Mr Ayiba Duba, the State Commissioner for Info, Orientation and Technique, informed newsmen that authorities was working with safety companies to apprehend and prosecute the cultists.
He additionally stated that the State Authorities will foot the medical payments of residents who sustained accidents from the shootings and can be certain that such incidents doesn’t reoccur once more, NAN experiences.
The commissioner gave the reassurance that the state authorities remained dedicated to defending folks’s lives and property.
“There have been reported instances of shootings by gunmen suspected to be rival cult teams on Monday night at Erepa Street and Agudama-Epie, in Yenagoa LGA.
“Sadly, two residents died; one at Erepa and the opposite at Agudama-Epie.
“Just a few others sustained various levels of accidents at Erepa. The injured individuals are at present receiving medical consideration in hospitals with most of them discharged.
“Authorities condoles with the households of those that are affected by the unlucky improvement and has taken over the medical payments of the injured,” Duba stated.