The Lagos State Police Command has arrested eight suspected cultists, including a female during initiation into a cult group, called ‘One Million Boys.’
Via a statement issued by the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Bala Elkana, it was revealed that the suspects were all arrested on Thursday by operatives of Operation Crush from Ilemba Hausa Police Station led by the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Kazeem Abonde.
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Elkana revealed that all eight suspected members were nabbed during the initiation exercise adding that they were arrested at No.15 Alado Street Shibiri where one Yusuf Abu, 20 was conducting the initiation.
Sunday Gabriel, 20; Rilwan Dauda, 18; Mohammed Sikiru, 23; Oladimeji Abayomi, 18; Rasheed Alabi, 20; Habeeb Idowu, 18; Olaiya Bisola, 18 and Hazzan Hawawu, 19, are the 8 suspects arrested by the police.
The Police PRO also revealed that three sharp cutlasses, a fetish calabash with dangerous ‘juju’ and weeds suspected to be Indian hemp were recovered from them. He added that the suspects have been charged to court and remanded in prison custody.