A video showing the shocking moment rival cultist groups were spotted shooting each other in Benin, Edo State, has gone viral.
In the video, alleged members of two cultist groups can be seen in a distance opening fire on each other.
Sounds of gunfire is clearly heard in the video, which was posted by the Instablog Gossip Mill TV.
A user submitted the video and revealed it happened in Benin, Edo State.
Cultist groups shoot each other in Benin
Cultists were spotted exchanging gunfire in broad daylight
The video was reportedly recorded earlier today, Monday March 14th 2022.
As mentioned earlier, it shows the rival gangs at war exchanging gunfire.
Those who recorded the video are at quite a distance as they could see everything and hear the gunfire as well.
The video was submitted to Gossip Mill with the caption: “Seen at Benin this morning. Say no to cultism,”
Gossip Mill tv shared the video with the caption: “Wahala be like Bicycle!!! Rival Cult Groups holding Assorted Ammunitions allegedly sh**ting at themselves in Broad daylight in Edo state!!! 🚴🏿♀️🚴🏿♀️🚴🏿♀️💨”
Watch the video below…
Cultism on the rise in Nigeria
The video comes as instances of cultism continue to rise in Nigeria.
These days, stories related to cultism make their way into the news on an almost daily basis.
There is a lot of conversation about its bad effects but no measures seem to be in place to put a stop to it.