16 University Students arrested, charged to court for cultism

The police in Imo State has charged 16 undergraduates of Federal Polytechnic, Nekede, Owerri, and the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State, for their alleged involvement in cult-related activities in the state.

In a statement on Saturday, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Andrew Enwerem, stated that;
“In a renewed onslaught against the menace of cultism in Imo State, operatives of the state police command on April 14, 2017, arrested over 16 suspected cultists in a bush in Ihiagwa in the Owerri West Local Government Area. They are members of the Neo black movement of Africa confraternity. The suspects have been charged to court, accordingly.”

Three live cartridges and expended SMG ammunition were recovered from the undergraduates.


  1. no more hiding place..na book you go read not to form supremacy battles..God help dem

  2. Their parents sent them to school to get an educaction.

  3. Why waste ur life for no just cause

  4. They should be dealt with accordingly, at this time and age some are still proud to be called cultist, generations of vipers

  5. Oladimeji Seun23 April, 2017 14:25

    They should all be jail for the pocession of arms.


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