Eiye Vs Aiye: Police Arrest 21 Persons Over Lagos Cult War

The police in Lagos have arrested 21 persons over the killing of a man at Alapere-Ketu, following a clash by cult groups.Eiye and Aye confraternities had clashed on June 16 in a continuation of a war that has been going on for years.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Alapere Police Division raided some cultists’ hideouts last week.Area where the suspects were nabbed include: Kazeem, Aminu and Akampson Streets in Alapere.Spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command, CSP Chike Oti, confirmed the arrest on Sunday.He said that the suspects were being interrogated.“Those linked to the crime will be prosecuted after conclusion of investigation,” Oti said.