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40 suspects arrested in Ogun over 7/7 anniversary cult killings

More killing, more arrests earlier this month   July 9, 2016 The Ogun State Police Command has arrested about 40 suspected members of the Aye Confraternity cult over killings at Igode and Fakale communities, in Sagamu Local Government Area on Wednesday. The … Continue reading

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Clashes, stabbings, shootings and killings as cultism escalates in Lagos

February 13, 2016 by -MICHAEL NWOKIKE – Jibowu,  Onipanu,  Mushin,  Bariga,  Yaba,  Satellite Town,  Ojota worst hit areas + Cult groups and their initiation rituals Cultism, the age long ill that has bedevilled young Nigerians, with many losing their lives … Continue reading

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Self-confessed cultist who admitted killing many says I was number six in my cult group before arrest

By: Oluwatoyin Malik and Oluwabamise Ademola, January 17, 2016   Twenty-three-year-old Kazeem Tiamiyu, a member of the Black Axe Confraternity, was not an easy adversary while he was still an active cult member. Though some of the members of his group … Continue reading

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DEALING WITH THE MENACE OF CULTISM

14 January 2016 The relevant authorities could do more to contain the social violence The rate at which cult-related violence is spreading across the country should indeed worry those in authorities. A day hardly passes when some young men and … Continue reading

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Five killed as cult groups clash in Ikorodu

By Ameh Comrade Godwin on January 14, 2016 No fewer than five persons were killed and five others injured in a cult clash between cult groups in Ikorodu area of Lagos on Tuesday. The fight between the Aye and Eiye … Continue reading

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Suspected cultists behead man

By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu, Benin City on January 7, 2016   SUSPECTED cultists have beheaded a middle-aged bricklayer identified as Odion Egbegbe in Ose Quarters in Ogida axis of Benin City, Edo State. The Guardian gathered the killing brings to two … Continue reading

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Three killed, houses razed in Ogun deadly cult clash

August 31, 2015 Dimeji Kayode-Adedeji At least three people were killed Monday in a deadly clash between rival cult groups in Elega and Ago-Odo areas of Abeoluta, Ogun State capital, police and residents said. Fighting broke out between the Eiye … Continue reading

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2 Killed As Cult Groups Clash In Lagos

By Ayo Balogun – Friday, July 31st, 2015 Two people have been killed as rival cult groups clashed in Lagos, Nigeria. The cultists clashed at the early hours of Friday at Ebute Metta area of Lagos. The clash of superiority … Continue reading

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Police Arrest 12 Cultists Over Several Deaths In Calabar

Chidinma Unigwe June 27, 2015 Police operatives have apprehended about twelve suspected cultists in connection to the various killings in Calabar and other parts of Cross River State. The twelve men are currently undergoing investigation in the custody of the … Continue reading

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Aiye And Eiye Cultists War Worsened In Ijebu Ode Ogun State, Logwood Driver Murdered

June 22, 2015 The bloody clash between two rivalry cult groups (Aiye & Eiye) has worsened even after Police arrested over 30 of them. The latest victim has been identified as a popular Logwood driver Baba Yusuf aka Olokobi. He … Continue reading

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