Ogun State commissioner of police, Abdulmajid Ali on Thursday ordered police officers in the state to shoot all ritualists on sight.
Ali gave the directive while speaking on the recent arrest of 23 suspected cultists, kidnappers, armed robbers and ritualists, Sun reports.
According to sources, he expressed alarm at the rising cases of ritualistic killings in Ogun State, prompting him to state:
“Criminal activities are becoming alarming everyday in the state and drastic action has to be taken. Ritualists’ are killing people. We won’t tolerate that. When you see them in action, they should shoot on sight. When you see them perpetrating the act, bring them down. Once you find any policeman that is not discharging his duty correctly, please report such.”