• 40 suspected cultists arrested over Ogun killings

    40 suspected cultists arrested over Ogun killings

    No fewer than 40 suspects have been arrested in different parts of Ogun State by the police over the killings carried out by cultists at Igode and Fakale communities, in Sagamu Local Government Area of the state, on Wednesday.

    The suspects were said to have been arrested in Sagamu, Ijebu Igbo, Emuren, and Ago Iwoye.

    It was reported that some Aye cult members had laid siege to Igode and Fakale communities on Wednesday, killing no fewer than 11 persons to commemorate the […]

  • Yoruba, Ijaw leaders parley over Lagos, Ogun killings

    Yoruba, Ijaw leaders parley over Lagos, Ogun killings

    Yoruba and Ijaw leaders, yesterday in Lagos, restated calls for the restructuring of the polity. They said that only the implementation of the relevant sections of the 2014 National Conference report would douse tension in the country.

    The leaders made the call at the end of a meeting between the ethnic groups following recent killings in some Lagos and Ogun communities, which police authorities attributed to Ijaw militants.

    In a communique jointly signed by Chief Ayo Adebanjo, leader of the Yoruba delegation, […]