The Badoo cult struck again on Tuesday at Temu village in the Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area, Epe, Lagos State, killing a mother and her two kids.
The victims, identified as Iyabo (mother), David, 4; and eight-year-old Rachael, were reportedly killed around 2am on Tuesday at a Celestial Church of Christ parish in the neighbourhood while they were asleep.
Punch Metro learnt that the assailants had scaled the fence to gain entry into the church and thereafter used a stone to pound their targets to death.
It was gathered that the church also served as the residence of the family. Punch correspondent was told that the victims had on Monday returned from a two-week trip.
The woman’s husband was reportedly not around when the gang struck.
A resident of the area, Adeshina Idowu, said the family moved to the area six months ago, noting that the community was stunned by the attack.