27 suspected cultists including 6 females arrested as Army raids criminal hideouts in Plateau State

Troops of the Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven have arrested 27 suspected cultists in Plateau State.   The suspects were arrested during series of raids conducted on criminals hideouts and dens in Jos metropolis between 17 to 20 November.   Commander of the task force, Major General Chukwuemeka Okonkwo, who paraded the suspects at its headquarters in Jos on Saturday, November 21, said the cultists including six females were arrested when troops raided Peoples and Tripple Hotels in Apata area, Westside, Rukuba road, Jenta Adamu and Jenta Miango area of Jos.  …

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Suspected cultists bury police informants alive in Rivers (photos)

The  Rivers state police command has arrested two suspected cultists and oil thieves for allegedly killing and burying alive three persons they accused of feeding the police with information about their illegal bunkering activities in the state.   The kidnap victims, Baridomale Sunday Tor, Baridon Gbarabera, and Barisiton Nawee, were said to have been buried alive with their mouths and hands tied by their abductors on March 14. The men were declared missing after they failed to return home.   Following months of detailed investigation, two suspected cultists, Barididum Danaa, aka ‘kill and bury’…

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Cultists hack young man to death in Delta state (graphic photos)

A young man identified as Tega was brutally hacked to death by cultists in Sapele, Delta State on Thursday.   The supremacy battle started when a cult leader demanded cash from a rival cult member in what they referred to as ‘protection money. And when the rival cult member refused to pay, he was badly bruised and that angered members of his cult group who attacked in retaliation.   According to reports, the deceased was chased from the New Road area of the town to Irato Road, before they finally…

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