ALLEGED CULTIST SHOT DEAD AFTER FINAL YEAR EXAMS IN LAGOS, SEE PICS

Ajayi Samuel aka Preacher, a final year Accounting student of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos, an affiliate of University of Benin, has been shot dead by suspected rival cultists. Some cultists had stormed the school during the final students signing out yesterday and shot sporadically in the air before leaving. However, today, they returned and trailed Samuel – said to be an only child – to a canteen where he had gone to eat. While stepping out of the canteen, they shot him in the neck, killing…

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EIYE AND AIYE CULTS TAKE OVER IJEBU-ODE, RESIDENT CRY OUT, FLEE

Cultists in Ijebu-Ode area of Ogun State, members of Eiye and Aiye confraternities, are reportedly taking turns to retaliate the killings of their members. Residents of Ijebu-Ode were said to fled their homes as the cultists continue to terrorize the ancient city. According to information gathered, the superiority battle between the two groups started during last Tuesday’s Ojude-Oba Festival held at Olisa Road in Ijebu-Ode. A young man simply identified as Hassan, who is a member of Aiye Confraternity, was said to have been killed in the evening of the festival…

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POLICE ARRESTS TOP POLITICIANS BEHIND CULT KILLINGS IN ANAMBRA, SEE LIST

The Police in Anambra State have arrested some top politicians alleged to be sponsoring the unending cult-related killings in the state. SP Haruna Mohammed, Public Relations Officer of Anambra State Police Command, disclosed this in a press statement made available to DAILY POST in Awka, the state capital. Several youths have since January this year been killed as a result of perceived leadership tussle among rival cults. In May, no fewer than 10 members of different cults were mowed down at different locations in Awka. In Ogbunike last two weekends,…

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4 KILLED AS LAGOS CULT WARS CONTINUE

Afeez Hanafi There is palpable fear in Oworonshoki and Gbagada areas of Lagos State during the week as fresh violent clashes broke out in the neighbourhoods between two rival cult groups – Eiye and Ayeconfraternities. It was learnt that the renewed hostilities began last Sunday evening and lingered until Wednesday, claiming four lives. A trader at Fogo Junction, Iyana Owonroshoki, identified only as Iya Igbo, was said to be one of the victims. She was reportedly hacked to death by cult members who exploited the fights to rob innocent people. City Round learnt that…

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CULTISM HAS SPREAD TO PRIMARY, SECONDARY SCHOOLS, REPS RAISE ALARM

…Call on FG, state govts to set up the anti-cultism vanguard By Levinus Nwabughiogu The House of Representatives has raised alarm on the high incidences of cultism in public universities, saying the scourge was fast spreading to primary and secondary schools in the country. It, therefore, called on the federal and state governments to set up anti-cultism vanguard to combat the menace. The call followed the consideration and adoption of a motion of urgent public importance moved by Nwajuba Chukwuemeka from Imo State. Moving the motion, Nwajiuba said if no…

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400-LEVEL ABROSE ALI UNIVERSITY MEDICAL STUDENT SHOT DEAD OVER CULTISM, SEE PICS

A 400 level medical student of the Edo State owned Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, has been shot dead, Igbere TV reports. The victim identified simply as Timothy, was said to have been killed at his off campus residence in Ekpoma. Though details of the incident was still sketchy as at press time, our source, however, hinted that it may not be unconnected with cult related clash. According to our source, who is also an AAU student, Timothy was murdered today, July 7, “a day dreaded by all.” “7/7 (July…

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19-YR OLD CULTISM KINGPIN ARRESTED IN LAGOS

Operatives of Lagos State Police command have arrested a 19-year old cult kingpin who has led his gang to terrorise residents of Bariga, Lagos sttae. A statement issued by Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana on Sunday said on 26th June, 2019 at about 8.00am, operatives of Operation Crush from Bariga Police Station arrested one Ifeoeoluwa Dodo, 19 years old, a strong member of Aiye confraternity at Odo-Eran Street, Bariga. He said the suspect has been on the wanted list of the Police for the murder of one Ojo Taiwo…

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LAGOS CULTISTS’ KILLINGS CONTINUE UNABATED, SEE LATEST

•CP disbands anti-cultism unit after murder of 15 people Residents of Igbogbo in Ikorodu area of Lagos State have revealed their ordeal in the hands of suspected cultists following the murder of two lovers. The lovers were alleged to have been mowed down by cultists, when they came for a certain target, but missed him. The incident occurred on Thursday last week, leading to the death of 15 people as rival cult groups embarked on reprisals. Worried by the escalating violence in Lagos, especially Ikorodu, the state Commissioner of Police,…

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