Four people, including tea sellers, a professional driver and street vendors, were shot dead by gunmen operating on motorcycles.
The murder occurred in the Sabo and Igba area of Ondo city, The Nation reported.
A source said there were some cultists attacking a rival cult group.
Another source said the gunmen’s mission is unknown as they fired sporadically, killing three people in Sabo and one person in Igba.
A professional driver who stopped in the area to eat was shot dead.
Ondo police spokeswoman SP Fumilayo Odunlami said she will make a statement after receiving proper briefing.
But a police source in Ondo town confirmed the killings .
Police source said the gunmen were gunmen trying to rob the home and traders in the area.
Source: Legit. ng