The Commissioner of Police Lagos state Police Command CP Abiodun Alabi has warned cultists to stay clear of the state.
Cautioning the cultist, on Wednesday morning, CP Alabi said that credible intelligence at the disposal of the Lagos State Police Command reveals that some hoodlums and cultists have perfected plans to celebrate what they call “7/7 Neo Black Movement of Africa aka Black Axe Day” on Thursday, July 7, 2022.”
He noted that the Command’s tactical teams, Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers in collaboration with other sister agencies are fully prepared to clamp down heavily on organisers, leaders and progenitors of such sinister groups whose aim is to cause wanton violence in the State.”
He also appealed to parents and guardians to warn their children and wards to steer clear of any unlawful gathering or society before, during and after the said date.
“Hoteliers are hereby advised not to allow their facilities to be used for any cult-related gathering as owners of such facilities will be liable to prosecutions.
While urging all residents of Lagos State to be law-abiding and vigilant, CP Abiodun Alabi enjoined them to go about lawful duties without fear of harassment or intimidation.