Latest Metro

Cultists kill four in Benue

13 students killed as cultists invade Kogi varsity in reprisal attacks

At least four persons were reportedly shot dead by suspected cult members at Gyado Villa, opposite the Benue State University campus, on Monday night.

An eyewitness said two of the victims were at a football viewing center when the suspected cult members invaded the place at about 7:00 p.m. and shot them at close range.

The killers fled the scene after committing the heinous crime.

He said: “About two more bodies were recovered around the mass communication and theatre arts departments of the university that same night.”

READ ALSO: HERDSMEN ATTACK: Police receive six exhumed corpses in Delta

The cultists had earlier killed a 400- level student of Public administration, Kwaghuza Aondongu, and one other person during clashes around the BSU campus.

The killing of the quartet brought to six the number of people killed during cult clashes in the last two months in Benue State.

Join the conversation


About the author

Ripples Nigeria

We are an online newspaper, very passionate about Nigerian politics, business and their leaders. We dig deeper, without borders and without fears.

/* ]]> */