The Police at Iperu Remo and Isara areas of Ogun State have nabbed nine suspected fleeing cultists who later confessed to being members of Eiye Confraternity.
The arrested suspects, according to the police had escaped arrest when 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 Nureni Adenuga, 56, Kehinde Boyejo, 27, a.k.a Alara Oro, Ogunubi Abiodun a.k.a Ostrich; Sola Ogundimu, 19; Dare Owolani, 19; Kamiru Muyiwa, 24; Itilope Fadimu, 17 and Ibrahim Somoye, 28.
Items recovered from the arrested suspects, according to the police, included eight shot battle axe, two knives, one hammer, one cutlass and charms.