According to eyewitness accounts, the bloodbath began around 11:00 p.m.
On Eidel-Fitr sallah Eve, Sunday, one person was reportedly slain in a rekindled cult conflict around Ilorin’s Okesuna/Ojagboro neighborhood.
Tantala, the victim’s name, was allegedly murdered following a battle between members of suspected competing cult groups.
According to eyewitness accounts, the bloodbath began around 11:00 p.m. when a rival cult group hacked down and killed the victim, who was also suspected of being a cult member.
SP Okasanmi Ajayi, the Kwara State Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the news.