A magistrate court siting in Ebute meta Lagos, on Wednesday ordered the remand of four students of the University of Lagos over their alleged involvement in cultism.
The student reminded in prison were: Raheem Yusuf (21), Adedoyin Abraham (24); Olanrewaju Idowu (36) and Oluyemi Peters (24).
The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Oluyemisi Adelaja, gave the order that the accused should be remanded at the Ikoyi Prisons, pending when they would perfect their bail conditions.
The accused were arrested on the bases of being involved and practising an unlawful secret cult known as “Aloral Buccaneers’’. The police during the arraignment of the students yesterday, informed the court that on August 4th at about 9am in Room 318, Biobaku Hall of the institution, the suspects had planned to carry out some cult activities that was likely to cause a breach of public peace.