FOLLOWING the death of Peter Adetunji of Yaba college of technology on Wednesday, August 27, which was reportedly shot by a rival cult group, two students of the college have also been shot dead in a fresh cult violence.
Peter Adetunji was reportedly shot dead by members of the Buccaneers cult, also called Alora. Eyewitnesses said the victim was shot on the head in front of the Student Union Building on the campus. Mr. Adetunji died of severe bleeding arising from the gunshot wound.
It was gathered that another student, who was identified by his alias of Burna Boy, was last Thursday in front of a First Bank Branch at Fadeyi bus stop near the WAEC headquarters while The location of the second killing is in the neighborhood of the college, which is Nigeria’s first major institution of higher learning.
The latest victim, nicknamed Burna Boy, a member of Buccaneers was killed as a revenge attack for the murder of Mr. Adetunji, a member of Eiye confraternity on Wednesday.
Several students said they had no hope of the cult violence abating unless the Federal Government steps in to fire school administrators and lecturers who are patrons of various cult gangs.