Three are feared dead in the Amawbia Community, near Awka, the Anambra State capital.
It was gathered that there has been a series of killings in Awka and enviros for close to two years, and they have been said to be related to tussles by rival cult groups in the state.
According to an eyewitness, The killing was not unconnected to persistent cult crashes in the state Capital.
Read what he said below…
It happened yesterday afternoon, very close to the house of the National Chairman of All Progressive Grande Alliance (APGA), Mr Victor Oye.
We were coming back from the church when we noticed that there was a problem. When we asked, we were told of the killing. When we moved a little further, we now saw a dead body, but we were told that three people were killed in all.
Some people even said that one of the persons who was killed was a security guard who works with APGA chairman.