Three (3) Dead In Lagos Cult Clash
Somolu area of Lagos was thrown into chaos on Tuesday as two rival cult groups clashed, leaving three people dead.
Our correspondent gathered that a leader of an Eiye cult group, one Tunde Awokoya, popularly known as Chop-up, one Gabriel and another unnamed man were killed in the clash.
The fracas that began at the weekend lasted till Tuesday when some members of a rival cult group, known “Aye” attacked Awokoya at a beer parlour on Abiodun Street where he had gone to relax.
After Chop up was killed, his own group, “Eiye” in a reprisal attack hacked down Gabriel who had gone to have a shave at a barber’s shop in Somolu area.
As of 12 am, the bodies of the deceased were said to be lying on the street.
The Lagos State Police Command is yet to make a report on the issue.