Inhabitants of ikorodu road along Obanikoro metropolis would sure have every reason to be happy as two notable cultists known as Ibrahim Alias small japron and one solo is reported to have met their Waterloo in a political gathering.
It all started at Hon Ademorin Kuye’s political gathering which took place in a location along ikorodu road specifically at Obanikoro way called Home Touch, situated at number 228.
The calamity that led to their death according to the Lagos state public relation officer Csp chike Oti happened yesterday at about 171hrs when the division police officer in charge of Pedro police station received a call that two persons are lying in the pool of their blood in the said gathering.
Oti said the deceased person was later discovered to be involved in several cult fights in shomolu, Bariga Fadeyi and Ojuelegba and that which has been on its wanted list.
Narrating how it all happened, Oti said they were trailed to the gathering by a rival cult group who invaded the arena and began to attack people and bystanders.
‘The fight was however brought to an end by the police who arrived quickly at the scene and made some arrest and unfortunately for those notorious cultists, Ibrahim aka japron and solo, died as result of the injuries sustained during the fight’’
‘Recall that the command had on September, last month issued a statement warning politicians not to gather in public places without notifying it to enable adequate provision of security and prevent hoodlums from hijacking such events, but regrettably, the host of the political meeting, hon. Ademorin Kuye did not inform the police of his intention to host his supporters’’
Oti said although, hon. Ademorin has been invited, and that about 21 suspects are so far are in its custody in connection with the case and are currently been questioned by the homicide detectives of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department (SCID) Panti.
He added that the commissioner of police, Mr Edgal imohimi has ordered a manhunt for the perpetrators of such dastardly act, as he assures the public that the command would leave no stone unturned in ensuring that the authors of the crime are prosecuted as he request politicians to always inform the police before gathering takes place in public places.