Two members of the cult group Black Axe Confraternity have been arrested in Oru, Ogun state over the chilling murder of a 22 year-old student Oriade Adebisi and his girlfriend, Julian Eke Imaga.
Julian Imaga, 18 years-old and Adebisi were both students of Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ago Iwoye. They were killed on 28 May by the cultists, one of whom was a drop-out from the university. Their bodies have been recovered and sent to Ijebu-Ode General Hospital mortuary for autopsy.The cultists were arrested by operatives of the IGP-Intelligence Response Team(IRT) led by DCP Abba Kyari, in collaboration, with Oyo State FSars and Ogun State Police Command.
In a chilling post by Abba Kyari on his Facebook page, Oriade Adebisi was ambushed in Oru-Ijebu by the killer cultists in the night of 28 May, while driving in his Honda Crostour Car with Reg.No. FST 350 FA. He was in the company of his girlfriend Julian Eke Imaga. The incident happened after Adebisi had visited a friend of his identified as Akogun.
“All of a sudden as he was driving towards Oru junction, three armed armed men emerged on a motorcycle and whisked away the said Oriade Adebisi and his friend together with the car to unknown destination.
“On the receipt of this complaint on 3 June, Operatives of the IGP-Intelligence Response Team(IRT) led by DCP ABBA Kyari in collaborations of Oyo state FSars and Ogun state police command swiftly swooped on the hoodlums and two of the principal suspects Muritala Babatunde and Taiwo Rasak were subsequently arrested”, Kyari reported.
An iPhone X and with Etisalat sim and two pairs of canvas shoes belonging to the Adebisi were recovered from the first Muritala Babatunde.