SUG Vice President, 4 Others Arrested For Alleged Cultism In Offa Poly
The Vice leader of the Student Union Government of the Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Tajudeen Selim has purportedly been captured for his claimed association in cultism in the foundation.
The Commissioner of Police in Kwara State, Aminu Saleh on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, reported the capture of the Polytechnic understudy association part.
The Police likewise captured four different understudies of the Polytechnic. They are Temitope Omotosho, Adewusi Vincent, who is said to be an ex-understudy of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Olanipekun Abimbola, and another suspect, Ayomide Ololade.
Suspected cultists were starting new part before their capture
As per the Police Commissioner, the understudies in spite of the alert the police raised on cultists’ intends to check cultism day on Saturday, the understudies overlooked the notice and proceeded to start new individuals from the Aiye Confraternity.
The police said the understudies were captured amid the commencement of their new individuals.
The CP stated, “These cultists from the Federal Polytechnic Offa unmitigatedly declined to regard our notice and were gathered together by the Anti-Cultism Unit of the State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department, amid the way toward starting new individuals in anticipation of an assault.”
The new individuals being started into cultism amid before the capture of the suspects as indicated by the police are Akinsebikan George and Gbolahan Ogunleye.
The Police likewise said that the red and white formal attire of Aiye Confraternity, disposable cutter, calabash and one live cartridge were recuperated from the suspects.
In any case, the SUG Vice president, Selim, who is said to a HND II understudy in the Department of Quantity Surveying, said he isn’t a faction part saying that he had gone to settle a few issues among the captured presumes when the police caught him as well.
He stated, “Somebody came here to denounce us that we are cultists. Since I turned into the Vice President of the Offa Polytechnic Students’ Union Government, I have not recorded any clique conflict. I have dependably been there to settle any issue that could emerge. On the off chance that there is any fracas in the school, the Students’ Union Government would guide me to intercede. That is the motivation behind why I was there.”
In the interim, the school administration and the understudy association government have not discharged an announcement about the capture of the understudies association’s VP.