Women in Ikorodu town in Lagos state, yesterday staged a peaceful protest to PHCN office in Igbogbo Ikorodu, calling on the PHCN officials to give them electricity as the lack of power supply have helped Badoo members carry out their various attacks.
The protesting women drawn from Anibaba street in Ikorodu, said if their town had constant supply of power, the rate of crime committed by these dreaded cult group members would reduced if not eradicated.
According to the leader of the protesting women, Mrs. Idayat Muritala,she said lack of power supply in the town has continuously helped the Badoo Cult group.
She disclosed how two suspected Badoo gang escaped through a bush overnight due to total blackout in the community.
A traditional leader in the community, Oba Abdulsemiu Orimadegun Kasali, the Adeboruwa of Igbogbo, heard of the protest and called on the women to remain calm and set up a meeting with himself and some PHCN officials.
However, none of the PHCN workers honored the invitation.
The monarch however, called on the women to warn their husbands, children and family members residing in the town to stop keeping late night. He frowned at the increasing rate of jungle justice in the town.