The absence of prosecution counsel, on Thursday, stalled the trial of Abayomi Alaka, an alleged kingpin of a cultist group, Badoo, charged with N675 million spiritual cleansing fraud.
22 Jan 2018
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…
14 Jan 2018
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…
5 Jan 2018
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…
4 Jan 2018
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.
16 Oct 2017
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.
10 Aug 2017
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.
8 Aug 2017
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.
5 Aug 2017
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.
31 Jul 2017
Again, four residents of Ibeshe in Ikorodu outskirts of Lagos State, were yesterday killed in the pool of their blood by the dreaded Badoo ritual gang.
15 Jul 2017
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......