It was a very sorrowful moment for a family following the brutal killing of their son popularly known as Africa in a recent Cult war in Benin city, Edo state.
The deceased who owned a car wash, was hacked to death by the rampaging cultists following the ongoing cult war between Black Axe, popularly called Aiye, and their Eiye rivals in Benin city.
He was killed in front of his place of business as his family members went “mad” while mourning on his lifeless body which laid on the ground.
The mother of the deceased went topless while weeping as others shouted and cried profusely.
The deceased was later identified as a notorious Cultist popularly known as Africa and his death was as a result of the ongoing cult war between Black Axe, popularly called Aiye, and their Eiye rivals in Benin city, Edo state.
It was learnt that the gang clash has resulted in the killing of no fewer than eight persons in the last three days.
Africa was allegedly hacked to death when bullets fired at him did not penetrate his body.
His corpse was deposited at the Central Hospital morgue in Benin City.