Breaking: Gov Emmanuel signs Executive Order proscribing Cultism and Other Violent BehaviourMonday, March 16th, 2020 | News
AK. S. L. N. NO. … ….OF 2020*LS
From the Governor
Criminal Code Law Cap. 38, Laws of Akwa lbom State, 2000
CULTISM AND OTHER VIOLENT BEHAVIOR (PROHIBITION) ORDER,
IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred on me by Section 70 of the Criminal Code Law, Cap. 38, Vol. 2, Laws of Akwa lbom State, 2000 and all other powers enabling me in that behalf, 1, MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, the Governor of Akwa lbom State of Nigeria do hereby make the following –
Proscription of cults,Societies and groups.1. (1) The cults, societies and groups listed herein are hereby declared unlawful and forthwith proscribed in Akwa lbom
(b) Black Axe;
(f)Luttox (Junior Black Axe);
(m) Akwa Marines; and
(n) Utoto Groups (419);
(2) In addition to the cults, societies and groups listed under sub-paragraph (1) of this paragraph, the following cults,groups or societies in Secondary and Primary Schools in Akwa Ibom State are hereby declared illegal and forthwith proscribed
(e)Sept 11 Group;
(f)Secret Sons of Satan;
(h)J.V (Junior Vikings);
(o)Sons of Nights;
(r)White Angels; and
(3) In furtherance to sub-paragraph (1) and (2) of this paragraph and in addition to the cults, societies and groups listed therein, the under listed cults, societies and groups whether outside or within tertiary institutions, secondary or primary schools are also hereby prohibited.
(a)Daughters of Queen Amina
(d)Neo Black Movement of Africa
(e)Temple of Eden
(f)Daughters of Jezebel
(h) Black Brazier
(o) Black Eye
(q)Sons of Nights
(v)Supreme Dred Lock
(aa) Street Mafia
(bb) Family Mafia
(cc) Supreme Red Skin
(dd) Italian Mafia
(ee) Separate Brothers Confraternity
Activities consistent with cultism 2.NotWithstanding the provisions of paragraph 1 of this any cult, society or group by whatsoever name whose activities are found to be consistent with the activities of a cult shall be Considered and treated as such under this Order.
3. The activities of all cult, society or group mentioned inparagraph 1 and 2 of this Order are hereby prohibited and defaulters shall be prosecuted in accordance with the Cultism, Offensive Weapons and Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Law, 2004, or any other enabling law in that regard.
Revocation. 4. The Cultism and Other Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Order, 2018 is hereby revoked.
Citation. 5. This Order may be cited as Cultism and other Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Order, 2020 and shall come into force on the 16th day of March 2020.
MADE under my hand at Uyo this 16th day of March 2020
MR. UDOM EMMANUEL
Governor, Akwa lbom State