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Four dead as cult members clash in Ilorin

FILE PHOTO: A cultist killed by a rival groupFILE PHOTO: A cultist killed by a rival group

FILE PHOTO: A cultist killed by a rival group
Four individuals have been killed on the weekend in Ilorin, throughout a struggle that broke out between members of the 2 rival cult teams over supremacy declare.
NAN recollects that final week Sunday, suspected members of cult teams struck at Ikokoro/Sakamo space of Ilorin and allegedly killed a boy merely recognized as Wasiu.
The newest cult clash occurred at Babako, Ita-Amodu and Agbo-Oba areas of Ilorin metropolis between Saturday night time and four a.m. on Sunday morning.
NAN gathered that the clash heightened pressure in the affected areas whereas residents scampered for security.
Eye witness account informed NAN on Sunday in Ilorin that, on the finish of the clash, 4 individuals together with a 20- yr-previous boy have been allegedly shot.
The attention witness, who requested anonymity, informed NAN that members of “Aiye” Confraternity first struck at Baboko round 9.30 p.m. on Saturday night time and allegedly killed two individuals.
He stated that on the finish of the operation at Baboko, the suspected cultists headed for Ita-Amodu and Agbo-0ba areas of the capital on revenge mission.
When contacted, the spokesman of the state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi confirmed the incident.
“I can affirm to you that one individual has been killed by the suspected cultists and this occurred at Babaoko space of Ilorin.
“Males of the state police command has taken his corpse to the College of Ilorin Educating Hospital,” he stated.
Okasanmi warned cultists to keep away from the state, stressing that anybody caught can be made to face the complete wrath of the regulation.
Posted by pmnews on April three, 2016, 7:forty one pm. Filed underneath Nationwide, Information.
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