Cultists clash: 4 killed, 2 arrested in Lagos



Four were during a clash between two rival cult groups of Aiye and Eiye in Ajah area of Lagos State on Sunday.

A very reliable source told  the News Agency of Nigeria () in Lagos that two suspects were arrested by operatives police Area “J” Command, Ajah the killings.

Sources told cult  groups had been logger  heads   supremacy in the Sangotedo area of Ajah in recent times.

learnt used machetes and other dangerous weapons in the fight and inflicted fatal wounds on themselves.

“The police   four dead bodies and deposited them the public mortuary. Three cutlesses were also the suspects.

“Security has been beefed-up in the area with more patrol policemen deployed. The area is calm now,” the source told NAN.

NAN further learnt that policemen were also combing the bushes on the road between Ogonbo community and Abraham Adesanya Estate in Ajah area for more victims.

The spokesman for the police in Lagos, DSP Bala Elkana, did not respond calls and messages sent him for the command’s reaction the killings as press time. (NAN)