A cult initiation in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State, on December, 27th, 2018, end up bitter because it led to the demise of a brand new convert, named, Miracle.
The Council Headquarters residents in Sankwala, wakened early hours of December, 28th to a gory image of Miracle, a local of Bayanung, Basang Clan, who had died in the middle of his initiation rites of the fraternity.
He died because of extreme cuts to his physique and head.
Four individuals have already been arrested by Obanliku Divisional Police Headquarters, Sankwala, and transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters, at Diamond Hills, Calabar, that included an Evangelist, whose nephew was concerned within the initiation rituals and unknown to him, the boy got here round and handed the evening in his uncle’s home, just for the Evangelist to know what transpired the evening earlier than.
Efforts by Community leaders and elder brother of the Evangelist, to exonerate his youthful brother from his son’s atrocities, proved abortive.
Hence, the Police and the Military personnel which have gone to arrest the mentioned cultist from his uncle’s home had escaped.