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One dies in Lagos cultists’clash

22 July 2014, 20:02

Lagos - Clash between suspected cultists at the Ilaje Ebute area of Bariga, Lagos State, left one person dead while several others were injured, Punch reports.

Witnesses said the crisis started when a cult group, identified as the Eiye Confraternity stormed the Ilaje area to launch a reprisal attack over the death of their colleague allegedly killed by the police.

The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, who confirmed the incident, said peace has been restored to the area while the cultists have been arrested.

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