Suspected cultists have killed a middle-aged bricklayer simply identified as Odion Egbegbe on Tuesday night, January 5, in Ose quarters, Ogida, in Benin, Edo state.
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The Divisional Police Officer in the area, Mr. Lawrence Adejo, who confirmed the killing, said a barber simply identified as Bright was also killed two weeks ago in the area. Like Egbegbe, who was dragged out of his apartment, shot and beheaded, Bright was also pulled out of his shop located opposite Ogida police barracks and shot dead. According to the DPO, the cult war is between the Eiye and Aye confraternity in the area.