Plateau Killings Tilt To Cult War As Four Die
Killings in Plateau State tilted to cult war on Wednesday, as a clash between cult groups claimed at least four lives.
The clash occurred at a nightclub at Kwata community in Zawan District, Jos South Local Government Area of the state.
The spokesman for the state Police Command, Terna Tyopev, confirmed the incident on Thursday in Jos.
According to Tyopev, the incident occurred Wednesday night.
“Yesterday, at about 7: 30 p.m., we received a distress call that unknown cult groups armed with cutlasses, axe and guns attacked themselves near a night club at Kwata Zawan in Jos South.
"As a result four persons lost their lives and their bodies have been deposited at the mortuary of Plateau Specialist Hospital for autopsy," he told the News Agency of Nigeria.
He said Mr Austin Agbonlahor, the Commissioner of Police in the State had ordered immediate investigation into the case.
The police spokesman also urged members of the public with useful information on the cause of the clash to avail it to security agencies.
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