Ogun State Police Command has arrested the president of the Students’ Union Government of Federal Polytechnic in Ilaro, Adegboye Emmanuel Olatunji, for alleged offences bordering on cultism.
Adegboye and one Olarewaju Taiwo were nabbed by the men of the Ogun State Police Command on Sunday the 9th of February, 2020.
“The duo was arrested following information received by police at Ilaro division from members of the public that some group of people suspected to be cultists were sighted in a bush at Gbogidi area of Ilaro, where they were trying to initiate new members into their dreaded group.
“On receiving the information, the DPO of the Ilaro division, CSP Olayemi Jacob, mobilized his patrol team and swiftly moved to the scene where the two suspects were arrested with the assistance of members of the public while others escaped through the bush.
“The two arrested cultists, who were in full regalia of the dreaded Black Axe cult group, have been taken to custody at Ilaro divisional headquarters where they are being currently interrogated,” said DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, PPRO Ogun State Police Command.
He said the commissioner of police, CP Kenneth Ebrimson, has ordered the immediate transfer of the suspects to the anti-cultist section of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for discreet investigation.
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