Otukpo council area of Benue State has said it will ostracize families of anybody arrested over cultism, Concise News reports.
This online news medium understands that the Chairman of the Otukpo council of Benue State George Alli this recently in his office.
According to him, the family is the beginning of a child’s training as he decried the pressures mounted on him by parents whenever someone is arrested over cultism.
This is as he said, “if after doing all these and some parents will still be putting pressures on me to help secure the release of their wards or children from the security, then it means that they are in support of their children’s cult activities”.
He noted:” I have discussed with our royal fathers and we have agreed that anybody whose child is found culpable of cult-related crime will be severely sanctioned
“And anybody who provides refuge to fleeing member(s) of the cult will equally face similar consequences.“