FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC SUG PRESIDENT ARRESTED WHILE SUPERVISING INITIATION OF SECRET CULT MEMBERS

The president of the Students’ Union Government of Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Adegboye Olatunji, has been arrested for allegedly aiding cultism and supervising initiation of new members into the cult. The Ogun State Police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who made this known in a statement on Monday, said the students’ leader was arrested alongside another accomplice, Olarewaju Taiwo, on Sunday. The police said the duo were arrested following an information received by police at Ilaro Division from members of the public that some group of people suspected to be cultists were sighted in…

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PUPILS ABANDON SCHOOLS IN LAGOS AS CULT WARS CLAIM 13 LIVES

Deji Lambo Thirteen suspected cultists have been killed in the ongoing clash between members of the Eiye and Aiye confraternities in the Ijede Local Council Development Area of Lagos State. Residents told PUNCH Metro during a visit to the community that they were unsafe as the cultists freely use sophisticated weapons in the Luwasa, Igbe and Ijede areas of Ikorodu. Nine of the thirteen deceased cultists were said to have been killed by members of rival groups, while the remaining four were allegedly killed by soldiers, who gave them a hot chase after reportedly burning the…

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CULTISTS ATTACK RIVERS PALACE DESTROY CARS, OTHERS

/ Victor Azubuike / Suspected cultists have attacked the Palace of the Paramount Ruler of Elele in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, His Royal Majesty, Jonathan Amadi with his official car set ablaze during the operation. Other property including a coastal bus belonging to the Chairman of the Community Development Committee were also burnt down in an attack believed to have been carried out by the same hoodlums. The Elele CDC chairman, Ezekiel Chikwere who confirmed the attack to our correspondent said his property and that of the Paramount…

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CULTIST RAPED ME, TOOK MY NUDE PICS, LADY TELLS COURT

By Jane Echewodo An Ikeja Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court, Lagos yesterday have heard how  cultist, Tayo Bakare, 24, allegedly raped a 19- year -old student (name witheld). The victim, a 3rd- year  student of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), informed  the court that Bakare instructed her to remove her clothes, took nude pictures of her  and had forceful sexual intercourse with her. The cultist  is facing trial before Justice Abiola Soladoye on an eight count charge of conspiracy to commit robbery, robbery, deprivation of liberty and rape. According to the victim  who was…

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BLOODBATH CONTINUES IN AUCHI POLY AS CULT GROUPS CONTINUE TO THREATEN ONE ANOTHER

The ongoing bloodbath between confraternities in the Federal Polytechnic intensified after cult groups issued ultimatums to students. Video: https://www.nairaland.com/5435435/cult-groups-overrun-auchi-poly The killings which began after an ex student of the institution identified as Irale Obas was murdered led to the killing of a final year arts and creative student and another victim two hours later. Cult groups reportedly overran the institution forcing students to flee while the management shut down the institution indefinitely. See updates from the supremacy tussle below;  

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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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SOME TRADITIONAL RULERS ARE CULTISTS- CROSS RIVER ASSEMBLY SPEAKER

The Speaker of Cross River State House of Assembly, Hon Eteng Williams, has alleged that some traditional rulers in the State are members of cult groups. Speaking at a one-day security summit organized by Sparking 92.3FM in Calabar on Thursday, the Speaker alleged “Our Chiefs are now part of cultism, they are cultists and how do you expect a village head who is a cultist in a village to arrest or report a cultist,” he asked. The Speaker, who was represented by Hon Hilary Bisong, Boki 11 State Constituency said,…

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MOSOP PRESIDENT’S COUNTRY HOME BURNT AS CULTISTS INVADE RIVERS COMMUNITY

The country home of the president of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People, MOSOP, Legborsi Pyagbara, was reportedly burnt down by cultists in coordinated attacks on Communities in Khana Local Government Area of Rivers State on Wednesday. This comes barely 24 hours after over 15 persons were killed and several houses burnt in Okwale Community. A simultaneous attack on Taabaa community on Wednesday morning also resulted in the death of at least four persons with houses belonging to the community’s Royal Highness and Youth President set ablaze. Local…

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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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CULTISM: WIKE SENDS NAMES OF RIVERS LECTURERS TO DSS FOR PROFILING

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday, said his administration is working with security agencies to frontally go after kidnappers and cultists across the state, saying no kidnapper or cultist will be spared. Wike also stated that the government has also sent names of lecturers of Rivers State University to the DSS for profiling, adding that any lecturer linked to cultism will be sacked. Speaking during a meeting with the leaders and elites of Choba community at the Government House, Port Harcourt Wike said that the state government will provide…

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