Youths denounce cultism in Bayelsa State

More than 300 youths in Bayelsa State have denounced cultism and their engagement with cult related activities within the state.

The youths were reported to have converged today, 9th April 2018, with their leaders and government’s representatives to proffer a final solution to the recent rise in crimes and cult related activities within the state.

The event which took place at the state volunteer office chaired by Hon. Prince Douye Koroye, witnessed the turn out of a large mammoth crowd.

The major highlight of the event was the presentation of the copy of the Secret cult/societies prohibition and similar activities prohibition law, 2018, by Hon. Peter Akpe, the majority leader of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly to the Bayelsa volunteer security network.

The acts include a 20 year- jail term for any person arrested and sentenced for cult violence and activities in the State.

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