The Nigerian Army said it has killed two notorious cultists during a raid in Umoubi and Umudike forests, in Ohaji Egbema Local Government Area of Imo State.
This was in a statement by Army spokesperson, Colonel Sani Usman on Friday.
According to the statement, troops raided the camps in the forest belonging to two cult groups, De-Well and De-Gbam.
The statement also said a notorious cultist, Chigozie aka “Chi boy” who is the leader of one of the cult groups was killed.
Others escaped with gunshot wounds while the body of another suspected cult member was found in the forest.
The troops recovered some military uniforms, mobile telephones, and other household items, and then destroyed the camps.
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