Photos shared on Facebook showed residents of Akassa, Brass Local Government Area of Bayelsa State butchering a huge whale for food. The photos showed a large crowd, including men, women and children at the river cutting the whale into several pieces. It is not clear if the animal washed up half alive or dead.
“The whale crash landed in Aassa, Brass LGA, Bayelsa State and became delicious for her people” Sam Dogitimi who shared the photos captioned it. More photos after the cut. ..