Security updates

10-Year-Old Girl Killed During Reprisal Cult Clash In Osun (Graphic Photo)

16 youth renounce cult membership surrender guns in riversA 10-year-old girl identified as Ruth Omojola was killed by a stray bullet during a reprisal attack by one of the two rival cult groups that clashed earlier on Wednesday, June 10, at Irojo in Ilesa East Local government of Osun state, NaijaCover Reports.

ALSO READ >>  Osun courts suspend trials over COVID-19

NaijaCover reported that a young man was killed by a stray bullet during a cult clash in the area in the early hours of Wednesday. At about 6pm, men of the rival cult group stormed the area in a reprisal attack.

ALSO READ >>  COVID-19: Oyetola orders lockdown in 4 Osun LGAs

During the gunbattle, Ruth who was on her way home with her mum was hit by a stray bullet fired by one of the cultists. The bullet hit her skull, leaving it open with blood gushing out from her head, NaijaCover Learnt.

ALSO READ >>  Osun State Poly (OSPOLY) Iree Daily Part-Time Admission Form for 2020/2021 Academic Session

Confirming the incident to NaijaCover, The Osun State Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola said the body of the deceased has been deposited in the morgue while efforts are being made to arrest the culprit.

13680939 60c1de432179d jpeg68532cc901d869616fc6e536927be688

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

Most Popular

To Top