No fewer than nine people have been reportedly killed after suspected cult members attacked Assa community in the Ohaji-Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State.
It was learnt that the victims were killed in a week-long attack, which started last Monday.
Residents said they had deserted the community over fear of being killed by the cult members who were said to be fighting over oil deposit in the area.
One of the slain victims was identified as 32-year-old Vitalis Walata.
Walata’s relative, Kingsley Igwe, […]