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Badoo: Lagos comedian lynched as residents, landlords buy more weapons - The Punch

Samson Folarin and Afeez Hanafi. A Lagos-based comedian, Chinedu Paul, aka Think Twice, has been identified as one of the three persons mistaken for members of the Badoo cult and lynched on Saturday by angry residents in Odogunyan, Ikorodu, Lagos ...and more »

Surrender or meet deadly end, Ikorodu traditionalists tell Badoo cult - The Punch

As law enforcement agencies remain helpless in putting a stop to killings in Ikorodu, Lagos, carried out by suspected members of a cult group known as Badoo, traditionalists in the community have taken matters into their hands in a war against the ...and more »

Ikorodu residents on edge over attack by Badoo gang - Guardian (blog)

... • Three Suspected Badoo Members, 'Cultist' Lynched. Millions of residents of the Ikorodu Division of Lagos State are beginning to think of relocating permanently from the area unless government takes necessary steps to address the new wave of crime ...and more »

Ikorodu residents divided over lynching of comedian - Pulse Nigeria

Following the mistaken lynching of a comedian and Master of Ceremony, residents of Ikorodu have been divided in their opinions. Published: 04.07.2017; Isaac Dachen. Print; eMail. The late comedian, MC Think Twice with Adesua Etomi play. The late ...and more »

Badoo cult killed 26 Lagos residents in 12 months - The Punch

•We've identified hideouts, black spots – Police. Afeez Hanafi. No fewer than 26 residents of Ikorodu, Lagos State, have been killed by Badoo, a notorious ritual cult group. The deaths were recorded in 15 attacks by the gang between June 5, 2016, and ...and more »

Comedian lynched by crowd that mistook him for Badoo member - Pulse Nigeria

A fast-rising comedian and Master of Ceremony has been lynched to death by residents of an Ikorodu community after he was mistaken for a Badoo member. Published: 03.07.2017; Isaac Dachen. Print; eMail ...and more »

Badoo Boys Strike Again, 3 Killed In Church Attack - The Streetjournal

Members of the deadly ritual cult, Badoo, have struck again, killing three people in a church at Owode-Ajegunle, area along Ikorodu Road, Lagos. The cultists were said to have attacked Crystal Church of Christ (C&S) Aladura at no 4, Victoria Anibaba ...and more »

Badoo boys move to Ogun as Police screen 38 more - Vanguard

By Evelyn Usman, Bose Adelaja, Ifeanyi Okolie & Ebun Sessou LAGOS — Indications emerged, yesterday, that the dreaded Badoo cult group has extended its gruesome killings of defenceless Nigerians to Ogun State, following the arrest of suspected ...and more »

3 killed as Badoo boys attack Ikorodu church - Vanguard

By Bose Adelaja, Ebun Sessou & Daud Olatunji …Allegedly write two communities to expect them …Suspected female kidnapper lynched in Ikorodu …Police order residents to wear identification cards …Whistles, machetes now household necessities in ...and more »

The rise of Badoo and the failure of community policing - TheCable

The Nigeria Police Force is at a loss about the operations of a new gang in Lagos State known as Badoo. In fact, the residents of Ikorodu — where Badoo holds sway — accuse the police of doing nothing. In the last 12 months, 26 residents of Lagos ...and more »