By Adebayo Williams
A prince and a six and a half month old pregnant woman were killed as residents of Enwhe and Igbide communities of Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State lashed over a land dispute. The victims, said to be from Enwhe, were shot dead by the rampaging miscreants from Igbide. It was gathered that the five missing persons comprising three women and two men had not been seen by their relatives since last Monday fracas.
The President General of Enwhe community, Sunday Egboye, said that the matter has been reported to the police. He disclosed that a truce committee set up by the Isoko Development Union and headed by Vincent Omurie was working towards an amicable settlement of the land dispute.
The Police Public Relations Officer of the Delta State Police Command, Celestina Kalu, said she was not aware of the incident.