Suspected cultists on Saturday night beheaded two undergraduates of the Abia State University, Uturu, and thereafter used their heads as goalposts.
It was also reported that their roommate sustained severe injuries from machete cuts by the hoodlums.
The deceased identified as Ebuka Nwaigbo, a 300 level student of the Department of Estate Management, and Samuel Ethelbert, 300 level student of the Department of Political Science, were until their death living at Chi-Doo Lodge along the Uturu-Afikpo road.
However, it was reported that their killers were members of a rival cult group on a revenge mission for one of their members killed last month.
After a thorough investigation, it was revealed that the cult groups – Burkinafaso and Mafia – had engaged each other in a battle of supremacy for years in the university.
The investigation also revealed that “Last month, one Collins Agwu, a member of Burkinafaso, was gunned down by the Mafia.