Destiny Benebo, a member of Gov. Wike’s Grassroots Development Initiative (GDI) and a staff of the Rivers State Road Maintenance Agency (Taskforce) under the leadership of Chief Timothy Nsirim was part of a gang of terrorists who invaded the residence of Dr. Tamunosisi Gogo Jaja in the early hours of Friday 24th of February 2023 and ignited dynamites. He was caught by vigilant police officers and the police took him in custody.
In the last 12 hours, there has been increased attacks of opposition figures within Rivers State whose houses have been bombed with dynamites as part of what is believed to be a crackdown of the opposition in Rivers State by associates of the outgoing State Governor, Nyesom Wike.
The victim Dr. Tamunosisi Gogo Jaja, a former Commissioner in the Wike led Government is an associate and supporter of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar currently running for the office of President under Wike’s Party, the PDP.
Wike remains opposed to Atiku’s aspiration and has issued threats on live television against supporters of Atiku Abubakar whom he describes as enemies of Rivers State.