The police in Lagos have arrested Sikiru Samuel, a suspected kingpin of Aiye Confraternity, and eight other members of the group in Lagos.
Bala Elkana, police spokesperson in the state, said in a statement on Sunday that Mr Samuel, a.k.a Samora, was arrested at Ikorodu alongside eight members of his group.
Mr Elkana said the Special Strike Force on Social Miscreants deployed to Ikorodu by Hakeem Odumosu, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, made the arrest.
The 24-years old Samora was a leader of Aiye Confraternity and was arrested at Imota in Ikorodu, Mr Elkana said.
Other members of the Aiye Confraternity the police said were arrested are Adegboyega Ismaila, 19; Sunkanmi Shonubi, a.k.a Napel, 19; Adigun Faruq, 18; Rilwan Akinwale, 30; Victor Uju, a.k.a Zino, 18; Juwon Idowu, a.k.a…