Police Arrest Suspected Badoo Cultists For Killing RCCG Pastor
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested some suspected members of the Badoo, a ritualist cult over the killing of a Redeemed Christian Church of God pastor, Victor Kanayo.
Kanayo was the pastor of the “Finger of God” Parish Igbogbo Area of Ikordu.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, SP Chike Oti told our correspondent that some suspects had been arrested over the case and that the police had intensified investigation to fish out the real killer of the cleric.
The Badoo cults began fresh operation in the area recently, which led to a meeting between the state Commissioner of Police Edgal Imohimi and security operatives at the palace of the Ikorodu monarch, Oba Abdulrasheed Shotobi last weekend.
The meeting, according to findings dragged to about 1am and it was during the meeting that the cult members attacked the pastor, his wife and their baby.
The ritualists smashed the head of the pastor with grinding stones and wounded the wife and the baby in the process.
They were quickly rushed to a nearby hospital where the pastor was pronounced dead.
The wife and the baby are still in the hospital receiving treatment.