The Lagos State Police Command has declared wanted 51-year-old Alaka Abayomi Kamal, owner of Alaka Petroleum, for the Badoo cult killings in Ikorodu and Epe areas of Lagos State.
The popular independent oil marketer has been tagged as the prime suspect and he is wanted in relation to a series of killings and despicable activities of the Badoo cult group.
The cult group is known for its barbaric activities that led to the loss of lives and property.
According to the police, Mr Kamal, who was previously arrested and released on bail by the police, was said to have frustrated attempts to rearrest him.
Similarly, his declaration as a wanted person followed a warrant of arrest duly obtained from a Lagos State Magistrate Court.
“The above-named person (Alhaji Alaka Abayomi Kamal “M”) is hereby declared wanted by the Nigeria Police Force on CRO Form “5” issued by the Office of the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Criminal Intelligence and Intelligence Department, Musiliu Smith Street, Yaba, Lagos.
“He (Alaka) is wanted for the offence of Badoo Cult Killings in Ikorodu and Epe areas of Lagos State. He was once arrested, and released on bail; since then it has been impossible to rearrest him.
“He is 5ft 8ft tall, dark in complexion, stout in stature, no tribal marks, speaks Yoruba and English. A Yoruba by tribe, 51 years of age. Home Address – No 22, PSSDC Magodo Estate, Shangisha, Lagos State. A business man with good set of teeth, brown eyes, oval face, small head, low forehead and always on white kaftan.
“If seen should be arrested and handed over to the office of the Deputy Commissioner of Police, Musiliu Street, Yaba, Lagos or any nearest Police Station or call 08068169076 and 08125151772,” he said.
Earlier, the State Government and the State Police Command had discovered and destroyed the alleged Badoo shrine allegedly belonging to Mr Kamal in Agbowa area of Ikorodu on September 20 during an operation led by the Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal.