Cultists unleash mayhem in Obosi community of Anambra State

At least seven persons sustained various degrees of injuries yesterday at Obosi community in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra state when some suspected cultists attacked various parts of the community. The cultists, according to eye-witnesses, had been on rampage in the area for about a week now without attacking any one until yesterday… Read More Cultists unleash mayhem in Obosi community of Anambra State

47 robbery suspects, 34 cultists nabbed by police in Lagos

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, says 47 suspected armed robbers and 34 cultists were arrested in the state from Jan. 2 to Feb. 19. Parading 25 suspects before newsmen on Friday in Lagos, the police commissioner said the arrested robbery suspects include six Nigerien nationals. Owoseni said the Nigeriens were arrested… Read More 47 robbery suspects, 34 cultists nabbed by police in Lagos

Cultists remanded for murder, dumping of corpses in Lagos

Thirteen suspected cultists, who allegedly murdered two men before dumping their bodies in a river, were Thursday in Lagos remanded in Ikoyi Prisons. An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court which rejected their plea, said they should be kept behind bars pending advice from the Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP. The accused are: Ismail Bello, 26;… Read More Cultists remanded for murder, dumping of corpses in Lagos

Five dead as cultists unleash mayhem in Lagos

Suspected cultists have reportedly killed five persons in different areas of Igbo-Elerin, Lagos State. The cultists allegedly went on rampage after a rival gang shot their leader, simply identified as Skay, at Aladesanmi Street at 8:00pm last Thursday. Angered by the death of their leader, members of the gang on Friday at about 7am, stormed… Read More Five dead as cultists unleash mayhem in Lagos

15 dead as gunmen unleash mayhem in Rivers State

Unidentified gunmen have run amok in Rivers State, killing at least 15 persons at Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area, ONELGA, of the state in the last few weeks. The gory massacre has sent shivers down the spine of residents.  The armed men, apparently seething with rage that over 200 cultists renounced cultism in the area, took… Read More 15 dead as gunmen unleash mayhem in Rivers State

Plot to dethrone Obosi community monarch foiled by Police

Suspected cultists numbering about 30, yesterday, allegedly went on rampage, attacked and injured at least five persons at Obosi community in Idemili North Local Government Area of  Anambra State, after which two of their members were arrested by the police. Their first victim to be injured was the Chairman of Obosi Land Management Council, Mr.… Read More Plot to dethrone Obosi community monarch foiled by Police