Postal Box: P.M.B 1019 Etinan,
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IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred on me by Section 70 of the Criminal Code Law, Cap. 38, Vol. 2, Laws of Akwa lbom State, 2000
and all other powers enabling me in that behalf, 1, MR. UDOM EMMANUEL, the Governor of Akwa lbom State of Nigeria do hereby make the following –


Proscription of cults, societies and groups.1.

(1) The cults, societies and groups listed herein are hereby declared unlawful and forthwith proscribed in Akwa lbom
State –

(a) Vikings;
(b) Black Axe;
(c) KKK;
(d) Buccaneers;
(e) Mafias;
(f) Luttox (Junior Black Axe);
(g) Debam;
(h) Dewell;
(1) Icelanders;
(j) Red Skins;
(k) Pirates
(l) Amoc,:
(m) Akwa Marines; and
(n) Utoto Groups (419);

(2) In addition to the cults, societies and groups listed under sub-paragraph (1) of this paragraph, the following cults,groups or societies in Secondary and Primary Schools in Akwa Ibom State are hereby declared illegal and forthwith proscribed

(a) The Luttox;
(b) Red Skins;
(c) St. Stephens;
(d) Dewell;
(e) Sept 11 Group;
(f) Secret Sons of Satan;
(g) King Cobra;
(h) J.V (Junior Vikings);
(i) Bats;
(j) Predators;
(k) Black Ladies;
(1) Black Cross;
(m) Scavengers,
(n) Skylolo;
(o) Sons of Nights;
(p) Blood Brotherhood;
(9) Junior Buccaneers;
(r) White Angels; and
(s) Musket.

(3) In furtherance to sub-paragraph (1) and (2) of this paragraph and in addition to the cults, societies and groups listed therein, the under listed cults, societies and groups whether outside or within tertiary institutions, secondary or primary
schools are also hereby prohibited

(a) Daughters of Queen Amina
(b) Lion
(c) Leo Lion
(d) Neo Black Movement of Africa
(e) Temple of Eden
(f) Daughters of Jezebel
(g) Amazon
(h) Black Brazier
(1) Barracudas
(j) Black Beret
(k) The Dragon
(l) Red devil
(m) Blood Suckers
(n) Scorpion
(o) Black Eye
(p) Eyie
(q) Sons of Nights
(r) White Angels
(s) Yellow Ribbon
(t) Python
(u) Black Sword
(v) Supreme Dred Lock
(w) Black Heart
(x) Black Dagger
(y) White Brothers
(z) High Mafia
(aa) Street Mafia
(bb) Family Mafia
(cc) Supreme Red Skin
(dd) Italian Mafia
(ee) Separate Brothers Confraternity
(FF) Clansmen.

Activities consistent with cultism

2.NotWithstanding the provisions of paragraph 1 of this any cult, society or group by whatsoever name whose activities are found to be consistent with the activities of a cult shall be Considered and treated as such under this Order.

3. The activities of all cult, society or group mentioned inparagraph 1 and 2 of this Order are hereby prohibited and defaulters shall be prosecuted in accordance with the Cultism,
Offensive Weapons and Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Law, 2004, or any other enabling law in that regard.

Revocation. 4. The Cultism and Other Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Order, 2018 is hereby revoked.

Citation. 5. This Order may be cited as Cultism and other Violent Behavior (Prohibition) Order, 2020 and shall come into force on the 16th day of March 2020.

Made under my hand at Uyo this 16th day of March 2020

Akwa lbom State


The Akwa Ibom State College of Education, Afaha Nsit is set for the 30th NCE and 3rd Degree Students Matriculation on Friday October 8th, 2021.

The ceremony will take place at the College Sports Ground by 11 am.

A statement issued by the College Registrar, Barrister Augustine Etim Udoibit, indicates that the Provost, Dr. Daniel G. Udo has, on behalf of the Governing Council, Academic Board, Management, Staff and Students invited the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Idongesit Etiebet as Chairman of the Matriculation Ceremony.

Matriculating students are hereby advised to collect their matriculation gowns at the Bursary Department of the College on presentation of evidence of payment at designated banks. Parents, guardians of the matriculating students and lovers of the college are also invited to witness the ceremony.

The statement also, advises all to abide strictly by the COVID-19 protocols