By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
Members of the Aiye Confraternity popularly known as Black Axe were held aback from marking their annual 7/7 celebration and n Lagos on Wednesday, as police operatives attached to the State Command embarked on show of Force warning cultists to steer clear of the state.
Aside from the warning, the action was also the assure good people of the state of adequate security.
Earlier on Wednesday, 7th July, 2021, the Lagos State Police Command had warned members of the Black Axe to desist from having Celebration to commemorate their annual 7/7 in any part of the state as the police and other security agencies have put measures in place to resist such Celebration today 7th July, 2021 or at any time in the state.
The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu therefore re-echoed his order to officers and men of the command to intensify efforts in resisting and curtailing any act of lawlessness, oppression and intimidation from any group of individuals who might want to engage in any unlawful gathering or Celebration of whatever kind.
Odumosu also charged intelligence and tactical units of the command to beam their search light on the identified areas that are vulnerable to attacks and reprisal attacks by any cult group in the state.