Young man dies during cult initiation in Cross River state
A man simply identified as Miracle, has allegedly died during a cult initiation in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State.
According to reports the incident happened on December, 27th, 2018. Four persons have already been arrested in connection to the initiation gone wrong.
The Council Headquarters residents in Sankwala, woke up early hours of December, 28th to a gory picture of the young man, a native of Bayanung, Basang Clan, who had died in the course of his initiation rites of the fraternity.
Miracle reportedly died as a result of severe cuts to his body and head.
Four persons have already been arrested by Obanliku Divisional Police Headquarters, Sankwala, and transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters, at Diamond Hills, Calabar, that included an Evangelist, whose nephew was involved in the initiation rituals and unknown to him, the boy came around and passed the night in his uncle’s house, only for the Evangelist to know what transpired the night before.