Nigerian Civil Defence Corps officers have arrested 18 secondary school students cultists while initiating new members
in Abeokuta and another areal in Ogun State Nigeria.
The students were caught by NSCDC for breach of peace and cultism in two different secondary schools in the state.
7 were arrested at Nazareth High School in Imeko in Imeko-Afon LGA of the state while the others were caught at Lisabi
High School, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta
The spokesperson for the agency, Mr Kareem Olanrewaju said the seven students caught at Nazareth High School in Imeko
were caught while initiating new members into cultism on Tuesday March 19, 2013 while the other student cultists were
arrested on Thursday at Lisabi high school.
Mr Olanrewaju said the arrested student cultists will not be charged because they’re under age.
“ We will not charge them to court because of their age, they are underage and cannot be prosecuted. The
command will meet with the Ministry of Education in the state to decide what to do to the students. We observed
that they have been misguided, now that they have been caught, there is need to guide them with the right
And he also stated that the parents are not helping matters in the society because they don’t even have time to give there children the moral training they need in life..