The Kwara Police Command on Monday confirmed the death of a suspected cult member and thug, Bayo Ajia.
The Public Relations Officer of the Command, Ajayi Okasanmi, disclosed this while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in llorin on Monday night.
He said a group of suspected cult members attacked Mr. Ajia at his car wash premises located on lbrahim Taiwo road, llorin on Monday evening.
Mr. Okasanmi said the command had put necessary security measure in place to forestall a breakdown of law and order.
The command’s spokesman advised the residents of the state to go about their normal business as adequate security measure had been put in place to protect lives and property.
He said the command had commenced investigation into the killing of the suspected cult member.
As a result of the incident, residents at lbrahim Taiwo road and other areas hurriedly left for home for fear of being attacked by some suspected cult members.