The Ogun State Police Command have reportedly arrested nine fleeing cultists who confessed to being members of Eiye Confraternity at Iperu Remo and Isara areas of Ogun State.
According to the police, the suspects had escaped arrest when the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) operatives swooped on their base at Iperu Remo, about a month ago and arrested two suspects identified as Adeyinka Adekunle and Simon Adesola a.k.a Solar.
The two suspects confessed to be members of Eiye Cult group led by Taiwo Oluwaseun Boyejo a.k.a Omo Ile Aje and led the police to arrest the 9 suspects at their various hideouts.
Police identified the nine suspects as 56-year-old Nureni Adenuga, 27-year-old Kehinde Boyejo, a.k.a Alara Oro, Ogunubi Abiodun a.k.a Ostrich, 19-year-old Sola Ogundimu, 19-year-old Dare Owolani, 24-year-old Kamiru Muyiwa, 17-year-old Itilope Fadimu, and 28-year-old Ibrahim Somoye.
According to the police, Items recovered from the arrested suspects, included eight shot battle axe, two knives, one hammer, one cutlass and charms.