Four people including members of different Cult groups were killed at Olunlade area of Ilorin, in Kwara state capital during the celebration of August 8 (8/8) Cult activities in the State.

The official figure given by the Police indicated that only two deaths were recorded during the celebration in Ilorin.

However, the people in the area said that four people were killed by different Cult groups in a reprisal attack.

Confirming the incident, the Kwara state Command, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Ajayi Okasanmi said that two people were reportedly killed during the incident.

He said that the situation has been brought under control adding that normalcy had returned to the area.

ALI MUHAMMAD RABIU