By Jumu’ah Abiodun
Men of Rapid Respond Square (RRS) attached to Lagos Police Command have raided the hideouts of the Awawa cult members who have been terrorising Agege and its environs.
Forty six (46) cult members were thus arrested in the raid which took place in the wee hour of Saturday 27th February, 2016, around Agidingbi and Agege areas of Lagos.
The Lagos State Command Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the incident.
She stated that the police personnel spent more than two hours to in raiding the cultists hideouts, “Our men have been on ground since 2am on the fateful day, they spent more than two hours raiding the Awawa cult hideouts which culminated in the arrest”.
“The suspects have been transferred to the Lagos State Task Force office for prosecution.
She added that “Lagos State command wishes to state that the raid of criminal hideouts will be a continuous exercise and we will rid Lagos State of criminal element”.