A suspected cultist, Suleiman Ganiyu, who the police described as “a infamous serial killer” has been arrested.
Ganiyu, a member of Eiye cult group, had been on the wished checklist of the Command for fairly a while now, Ogun State police picture maker, Abimbola Oyeyemi, stated in an announcement on Wednesday.
Oyeyemi revealed that the suspect was arrested after a misery name was obtained from Itamerin Complete Excessive Faculty, In the past-Iwoye that the Ganiyu had visited the varsity premises and began capturing, as a result of his youthful brother, who’s a scholar of the varsity, was crushed.
Because of this, the DPO of In the past-Iwoye, CSP Paul Omiwole, was stated to have led his patrol staff to the varsity however earlier than the arrival of the police, the suspect had run away.
Nevertheless, he was traced to his hideout at Imosan Road, Oru-Ijebu, the place he was nabbed, DAILY POST learnt.
“On interrogation, he confessed being a number one member of Eiye confraternity. He confessed additional that he was the one who killed one Awokale Olusegun (a.okay.a Lala) on the twenty seventh of February 2020, over a supremacy battle, following which he was declared wished by the police.
“He additionally confessed being chargeable for the loss of life of 1 “Babasco” and one Dapo at Ijebu-Igbo in 2015 throughout a conflict between his group and Aye cult group.
“Additional investigation revealed that the suspect was the mind behind a collection of violent cult-related clashes in In the past-Iwoye, Awa-Ijebu, Oru-Ijebu, Ilaporu and Ijebu-Igbo within the current previous,” Oyeyemi said.
In the meantime, the suspect is to be transferred to the State CIID for discreet investigation and subsequent prosecution.