– A 21 year old student of Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi, Solomon Aondoaseer and his 20-year-old girlfriend, Doofan Agbaja have been killed by cultists
– The perpetrators of the act have been arrested by the Nigerian police
– The killers confessed to committing the crime
A rival cult group in Makurdi has killed a second year student of geography, Benue State University (BSU), Makurdi, Solomon Aondoaseer and his 20-year-old girlfriend, Doofan Agbaja, Leadership reports.
According to the police public relations officer, Moses Yamu, who confirmed the killings, the late Aondoaseer was a member of the red viper cult while their killers belong to the Black Axe cult.
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Although the perpetrators have been arrested, Yamu said the killers confessed to committing the crime.
The perpetrators include Paul Adum aka Reborn, Terkumbur Gber aka Shanke, Teryila Aondona aka Nasco, Thaddeus Ukaaku aka Waters and Damian Swem aka Dammy.
This is not the first incident of cult killings in Benue state. Barely four months ago, seven people were attacked and killed at the Federal University of Agriculture (FUAM) in Makurdi area of Benue state.
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Six of the deceased were students of FUAM who were living in a private lodge within the university vicinity known as Shammah hostel. The last person was a private guard of the lodge.
Moses Yamu who is the spokesperson of the state police confirmed the evacuation of corpses. He said preliminary assessment showed that the students were killed in a cult related attack.
Source : Naij.comNaij.com