The Ogun state police command says it has gathered an intelligence report which reveals that members of a infamous cult group are planning to unleash terror and violence on Tuesday seventh of July 2020 throughout the state with a view to mark what they name the 7/7 day.
In a press release by the police public relations officer within the state DSP, Abimbola Oyetemi the intelligence report additional revealed that members of the group are additionally planning to make use of the mentioned date to provoke new members into their fold after which they may have interaction their rival cult group in a supremacy battle which can result in lack of life and wanton destruction of property.
The general public relations officer mentioned in view of this, these having such devilish plans have been warned to have a rethink and retrace their steps as such a transfer can be met with critical resistance from safety businesses.
“To this finish, all of the command’s tactical squads particularly SARS, anti-cultists, anti-kidnapping, in addition to all of the Divisional Police Officers and Space Commanders, have been placed on purple alert to nip within the bud any act able to undermining the safety of the state,” he mentioned.
He additional mentioned that anyone who concerned him/herself in such an act can be made to really feel the complete weight of the legislation as a result of the command won’t fold its fingers whereas some unscrupulous components can be making life troublesome for law-abiding residents of the state.
“The command can be utilizing this medium to attraction to oldsters and guardians to warn their wards to remain away from any illegal gathering on, earlier than and after the mentioned date to stop a had-I-known scenario.
“Additionally, hoteliers are with this launch warned to not permit their amenities for use for any cult associated gathering because the proprietor of such facility too can be responsible for prosecution,” he concluded
The command has, nevertheless, assured members of the general public to go about their lawful enterprise with out concern of harassment or intimation, because the command has rolled out all in its arsenal to deal decisively with anyone who tries to breach the relative peace having fun with by residents of the state.