Ambrose Ali University Professors Arrested Over Alleged Cultism
Some lecturers of the Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma, have been arrested for alleged cult-related activities.
Making this known to newsmen on Tuesday was the the Commissioner of Police, Haliru Gwandu, who added that firearms were recovered from the arrested academics.
According to Gwandu, a professor among them was arrested with a double-barrel gun, single-barrel gun and one pump action gun found in his possession.
The police commissioner said, “The professor was arrested. He was granted bail. The case is under investigation.”
“It was a distress call from the community; the university community made a call that cult groups were killing and they killed so many.
“And at the time when they (policemen) went to inspect a site, they discovered more than 14 beheaded students at that particular time,” he said.
“We have a lot of issues with that particular university. There are some senior lecturers that were apprehended with firearms.
“So, we are going to arrest those who are mentoring and those who are real cultists and charge them to court. There is no going back, Gwandu noted.”