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22 Sep 2017
According to him, the defendants confessed that they belonged to Gangsters’ Confraternity. The prosecutor said the offences contravened Sections, 42, 51 and 411 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015 and punishable under same.
17 Sep 2017
The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Olosan Police Station, CSP Adekunle Omisankin, who confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday, said all the suspects belonged to the ”Gang Star’’ cult.
13 Sep 2017
Orodje Orhue I, has lamented the alleged involvement of judges and government officials in cultism, alleging that top government officials, judges and security agents are members of different cult groups across the country.
4 Dec 2016
According to Dr Muideen Akorede, Senior Special Assistant on Media to the Governor Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, the step became necessary in order to maintain the toga of peace and harmony already placed on the state.
16 Nov 2016
To curb cultism, Governor Nyesom Wike recently banned community vigilance groups and declared those who refused to embrace the amnesty as enemies of the state.
20 Oct 2016
Authorities of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma Edo State, have cautioned staff of the school against victimisation of students, just as students have been advised to shun cultism and other vices.
18 May 2016
The Edo State Police Command has been commended for its efforts so far at curbing criminality in parts of the state.
13 May 2016
Contrary to popular opinions that the police was planning to undermine investigations into the Nimbo-Uzouwani incident, that claimed many lives and property few weeks ago, Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Emmanuel Ojukwu, has ruled out any such plans.
9 May 2016
The restive community in Aga area of Ikorodu, Lagos State was into confusion on Saturday following the gruesome murder of the leader of Onyabo vigilante, Afeez Oseni, by suspected cultist.
8 May 2016
Abia State University, Uturu, has introduced new measures to curb cultism within and outside the school. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Uche Ikonne announced this prior to the school’s 24th convocation ...


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