A Magistrate Court in Lagos has remanded 4 undergraduate students of theÂ University of Lagos (UNILAG) over alleged membership of a secret cult, â€˜Aloral Bucaniaâ€™,Â The Nation reports.
The suspects,Â Raheem Yusuf, 21, Adedoyin Adeyemi Abraham, 24, Olanrewaju Idowu, 36, and Safraini Oluyemi Peters, 24, were arrested by police officersÂ on August 4, around 9:30AM, in Room 318, Biobaku Hall of the institution.
They were alleged to have conspiredÂ among themselves to commit an offence likely to cause a breach of public peace.
The prosecutor, Adebayo Oladele, arraignedÂ the quartetÂ on a two-count charge bordering on conspiracy to cause a breach of public peace and belonging to an unlawful and secret society.
Chief Magistrate Adelaja granted the defendants N200,000 bail with two sureties each in the like sum after they pleaded â€˜not guiltyâ€™ to the charges.
Adelaja said that the sureties must show evidence of three yearsâ€™ tax payment to the Lagos State government, affidavit of livelihood and be residents of the state.