The Lagos Police Command has announced receipt of intelligence about a 7th of July (“7/7”) celebration.
This was announced on Wednesday 06July22 by the Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin: “Hoodlums and cultists” have perfected plans to mark “what they call 7/7 Neo Black Movement of Africa a. k. a. Black Axe Day”.
The police vowed to clamp down heavily on “organizers, leaders and progenitors of sinister groups whose aim is to cause violence”. Hundeyin noted that tactical teams, Area Commanders and DPOs, in collaboration with sister agencies, are fully prepared to deal with any attempt to beach the peace.
The Police cautioned parents and guardians to warn their children/wards to steer clear of unlawful gatherings before, during and after July 7th. Hoteliers were also warned not to release their facilities for cult-related gatherings “as owners of such facilities will be liable to prosecution”