3 ARRESTED WITH FEMALE PANTS AND CHARMS, SEE PIX

Police in Ogun State have arrested three suspected cult members and recovered a woman’s pants from them. The state Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed this in a statement issued yesterday, said the recovered pants was tied with charms. Oyeyemi disclosed that a jack knife, one blood-stained silver knife and other assorted charms were also recovered from the suspected cultists at their initiation hideout. According to him, the suspects belong to the dreaded Eiye confraternity at Agbowa area of Ogijo in Sagamu Local Government Area. He gave…

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3 BROTHERS ABDUCT, KILL MAN FOR MONEY RITUAL, SEE PIX

Police have arrested three brothers for allegedly kidnapping and dismembering a 35-year-old man, Shehu Yakubu Garba, in Borgu Local Government Area of Niger State. The police said the criminal conspiracy and culpable homicide took place on April 21, 2019 about 6.30p.m. Two of the brothers, Saminu Usman (25) and Yusuf Usman (22), reportedly took the victim, Shehu, to a nearby bush where they killed him in cold blood and removed his hand. One of the suspects, Saminu, said “our elder brother, Mohammadu Usman (35), told us to bring fresh human…

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TEENAGE GIRL RESCUED FROM RITUALISTS WHO HYPNOTISED HER IN LAGOS

Providence yesterday saved a 17-year-old girl, Rachel, when she was rescued by some residents from the hands of a three-man gang of suspected ritualists, who abducted her along Ibasa Road, Alasia, Ijanikin, a Lagos suburb on Wednesday. The girl, an apprentice in a make-up studio, was sent on an errand when she was abducted by the kidnappers, who took her to their shrine in an obscure area on Dan Ajayi Street, Alasia, Ijanikin at about 7:30a.m. It was gathered that the suspects had allegedly perfected plan to kill the young…

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HERBALIST WHO USED DELTA STUDENT FOR RITUAL CARRIED TO COURT FOR TRIAL IN DELTA, SEE PICS

The premises of the High Court 4, Asaba Division was a beehive of activities on Tuesday, April 30th as the trial of the alleged killers of Elozino Ogege, the 300 level Mass Communication Student of the Delta State University, Abraka who was allegedly murdered in cold blood for ritual purpose commenced. The four accused persons were brought to High Court 4, venue of their trial at exactly 10:05am with the 2nd defendant, Ojokojo Robinson Obajero, the 63 years old herbalist who allegedly used the deceased body parts to prepare money…

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AFTER KILLING 2 EARLIER, 2 MEN CAUGHT WHILE TRYING TO KILL ANOTHER WOMAN FOR RITUAL IN ONDO COMMUNITY, SEE PICS

There was commotion in a community in Ondo state following the capture of two suspected ritualists. The two suspects are alleged to be among those responsible for the killing of elderly women in Akoko area of the state and removing their breasts and other sensitive organs including private parts. According to reports, they were apprehended on Tuesday by some youths at Arigidi Akoko following an attempt to kill another woman in the town where an 80-year-old grandmother was gruesomely murdered last week. One of the suspects reportedly confessed that they…

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MAN ARRAIGNED OVER ATTEMPT TO USE GIRLFRIEND FOR RITUAL

A 40-year-old businessman, Jide Olayinka, was on Thursday arraigned before an  Iyaganku Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan following an alleged attempt to use his girlfriend for rituals. The police charged the accused on a one-count charge of conduct likely to cause breach of peace by rubbing liquid substance on his private part before having sexual intercourse with the defendant. The prosecutor, Inspector Shalewa Hammed, told the court that the alleged offence took place on February 14, Valentine’s Day about 10pm at Ayegun Oleyo, area of Orita Challenge, Ibadan. Hammed said that the…

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MOTHER WEEPS PROFUSELY IN COURT AS YAHOO BOYS, KILLERS OF HER 300- LEVEL DELSU UNDERGRADUATE DAUGHTER ARE CHARGED TO COURT, SEE PIX

Mother of the slain Miss Elozino Ogege, the first class 300 level student of Mass Communication, Delta State University (DELSU) who was gruesomely murdered sometime in November 2018 by suspected ritualists, wept profusely in court on Wednesday as the suspects arraigned before an Asaba High Court pleaded not guilty to the eight-count charge preferred against them by the state Attorney-General. Mrs. Elizabeth Ogege, was in court to observe proceedings, and she burst into uncontrollable tears demanding for justice immediately the suspects pleaded not guilty in court. She refused to be consoled…

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COURT ADMITS VIDEO OF ISLAMIC CLERIC CONFESSING TO MURDER OF A WORSHIPPER IN LAGOS

Oluwatosin Omojuyigbe A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Tuesday admitted a compact disc (CD) in evidence in the ongoing trial of an Islamic cleric, Taofeek Adamu, who was accused of killing a worshipper seeking spiritual help. Adamu was arraigned on two counts of conspiracy and murder and pleaded not guilty to the charges. PUNCH Metro learnt that 63-year-old Adamu had on March 19, 2017, around 4pm at Waterside, Ikoga-Zebbe, in the Badagry area of Lagos, allegedly severed the head of the victim, Oluwakemi Afolabi, who worshipped in a mosque…

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HERBALIST AND FRIEND KILL MAN FOR RITUAL IN OGUN, SEE GORY PICS

An Ogun State-based herbalist, Owolabi Mesioye and his friend identified simply as Oloruntoyin have been arrested after they allegedly killed an unnamed man for human sacrifice. The offence was committed at about 10 pm on March 28, 2019 at Alaako-Ijeun Egboro area of Abeokuta, the state capital. Vital organs of the victim were removed. According to sources, Oloruntoyin allegedly lured the unidentified victim to his home near Mesioye’s residence at night, and then beckoned to the herbalist that he had brought the sacrificial man for the propitiation they earlier discussed.…

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