Badoo killings: IGP sets up mobile police base in Ikorodu
In a move to curb the rampant criminal activities in Ikorodu, the police high command on Monday inaugurated the Squadron 63 Mobile Police Base in Igbogbo Baiyeku area of the state. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the Squadron 63 Police Mobile Force (PMF), headed by a superintendent of police, was equiped with dozens…
Wife of suspected Badoo kingpin cries out to Buhari, IGP
Wife of wanted Badoo kingpin, Mrs. Abimbola Alaka, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, the Inspector General of Police and well-meaning Nigerians to save her husband and family from embarrassment, and ensure her family’s safety. Badoo is a notorious cult in the Ikorodu area of Lagos accused of ritual killings. Chief Abayomi Alaka was declared…
‘Badoo killers hypnotise, smash victims’ head before taking blood’
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, yesterday disclosed how three arrested Badoo suspects hypnotised and smashed their victims’ head while asleep. Imohimi said this while presenting the suspects to journalists in Lagos. He gave their names as Chibuzo Igwe, Samuel Akaeze a.k.a Samito, Gift Akaeze, Omotayo Abamoyegun and Fatai Adebayo, a herbalist…
Lagos seals off suspected Badoo kingpin, Alaka’s filling station, hotel, event centre
The Lagos State government yesterday sealed a filling station, an hotel and event centre belonging to a suspected Badoo cult kingpin, Alhaji Alaka Abayomi Kamal.
After badoo nightmare, Ikorodu residents face trauma of bad road
To many Nigerians, it has become distant memory that the 25km Shagamu-Ogijo-Mosinmi-Ikorodu Road was the first major highway that linked Lagos State, the commercial nerve of the nation, to other states and West Africa countries.
Badoo's trail of blood and dark statistics
Regardless of the huge investment the Lagos State government may have dedicated to the improvement of security situation through its Lagos State Security Trust Fund, the statistics for 2017 are already looking grimmer midway through the year, no thanks to the activities of the Badoo cult.
Suspected Badoo cultist in court over alleged possession of human head
A 22-year-old suspected Badoo member, Emmanuel Obazuaye, who was allegedly caught with a human head, was on Tuesday brought before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.
No respite for Ikorodu residents as Badoo attacks continue
A visit by The Guardian to the town of Ibeshe showed that the people are at their wits end. Deserted and melancholic, the once bubbling town ahs become a shadow of its former self and the people still remaining there, are people that cannot afford to move to another place.
Police arraigns seven members of Badoo cult group in court
The Police in Lagos yesterday arraigned seven alleged members of the dreaded Badoo Cult Group before an Ebute Metta Magistrates’ Court on a four-count charge.The accused, who have been terrorising the Ikorodu area of Lagos State......
Bloodthirsty Badoo'cult' killings spark fear
People cover their noses at the stench of death in the Crystal Church of God in Owode Onirin, just outside Lagos, where bloody clothes, drums, bibles and hymn books still litter the bare floor.
The Week: Twitter Beef And A Duckface
Social media isn’t safe this week. From Instagram to Twitter, reputations are being attacked, lives ruined. Guess that’s why they call it showbusiness. Here are the stories that made our week.... Becky begone! Nothing on the twins yet but we have a new album by Jay-Z where he appears to confirm the cheating rumors and…