No fewer than four suspected cultists were on Sunday killed during a clash between rival cult groups of Aiye and Eiye in Ajah, Lagos state.

It was gathered that the fight took place on the main road of the area leaving bodies scattered all over the ground.

According to a reliable source, two suspects were arrested by operatives from Police Area J Command, Ajah over the killings.

The source also added that the cult groups had been at loggerheads over supremacy in the Sangotedo area of Ajah in recent times.

According to reports, the suspected cultists used cutlasses to hack themselves.

“The police recovered the four dead bodies and deposited them at the public mortuary. Three cutlasses were recovered from the suspects.

“Security has been beefed up in the area, with more patrol policemen deployed. The area is calm now,” the source said.

It was also reported that policemen have been combing the bushes along the road between Ogonbo community and Abraham Adesanya Estate for more victims.

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