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Crime: Lagos Task Force apprehend 122 cultists terrorizing Mushin community

Relief has come the way of Mushin residents after the operatives of the Lagos Task Force arrested 122 notorious cultists and miscreants terrorizing the community over the weekend.

The suspects arrested during the overnight operation by the Task Force included 87 miscreants and 35 notorious cultists.

According to the Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, SP Olayinka Egbeyemi “the overnight operations was sequel to public report that they could no longer sleep with their two eyes closed due to criminal activities around these areas.”

Egbeyemi disclosed that the 35 notorious cult members were arrested along with their gang leader, Sanju Agbabiaka better known as ‘120’ at mid-night while they were recruiting new members into their group around Akala area of Mushin.

He stated that investigation revealed the 35 arrested cultists belonged to a group called ‘Omije Boys’.

Egbeyemi however urged youths to shun criminal activities which could land them in jail and get enrolled into these well-equipped Vocational Training Centres where they would be trained in different vocational skills.

Furthermore, he confirmed that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Fatai Owoseni has directed that all those involved be charged to court.



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