Kwara Police parade most wanted cultist, Olatunji, 8 others

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The Kwara state Police command has paraded a most wanted deadly cultist in the state,Olatunji Ibrahim popularly known as Ariyo and eight others.

The notorious cultist was declared wanted by the Kwara State Government and Police Command with a N50million reward for whoever had information about his whereabouts. While parading the criminals on Tuesday, the Commissioner of Police, Mr Sam Okaula said the cultist and his group in 2015 led members of his gang to unleash terror on some communities in the state.

The communities includes; Agbarere, Ita-Ajia,Idi-Ape and other areas where they killed and setting hundred of houses ablaze and shot at officers of NDLEA. “The gang also damaged over fifty vehicles. He thereafter disappeared into thin air. The destruction he perpetrated led the Kwara State government and the Kwara Police Command to declare him wanted and a reward of N50million was put on his head”.

Okaula said the notorious gang leader criminal activities led to constitution of Special Investigation team with a sole mandate of apprehending him. The commissioner of Police said Ariyo was arrested by his members,Lukman Oladimeji aka Zanda and Akeem Olayinka aka Student stressing that they would be charge to Court.

Similarly, the Command paraded David Ogundele, a Staff of Landmark University Secondary School Omu-Aran who killed his girl friend, Tosin Ahinwo a Staff of MTN Ilorin on 2542016. The suspect, also stabbed the mother of his girl friend and went underground.

Okaula who confirmed that Ogundele was arrested at Oba-Ile in Osun State on 1352016 said he had confessed to the crime and would be charged to court.

Other suspects paraded include, one Lawrence Ajayi who was jailed sometime in 2013 for different offences and escaped prison to commit fresh crime and alleged involvement cultist activities. The Command also apprehended one Mayowa Anjorin at Kilanko area Ilorin, who was allegedly belong to a gang that perpetrated rape, robbery and unlawful possession of arms.

The suspect was paraded along three other suspected KKK confraternity around Oke-Onigbin and its environs. They include Adegboyega Abiodun,Muhammded Kehinde and Isiaka Isaiah.

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