Two herbalists have narrated how a customer who came to do money ritual was killed and how they shared his body parts for money ritual.
A herbalist, Faseun Afolabi, said one 35-year-old Ayo approached him for money ritual. But according to him, he had not done it before.
He said he approached another herbalist friend, Fadare Afolabi, who told him to use Ayo, who came for money, for their own money ritual.
“Ayo came to my place for a money ritual and I told him it’s hard but he insisted on it. I approached my friend, Fadare who told me that we can use the boy for our own money ritual.
“Fadare call one man called Taye and he gave the boy one medicine. I held his leg while Faseun held his hands; Taye strangulate him till he died.
“I was given his two hands and the heart. I sold one hand for N20,000 while I gave out the other hand and the heart for free,” Faseun narrated.
In his own confession, Fadare said he used the deceased’s head and legs for money ritual.
Osun State Police command on Saturday paraded six suspects over alleged murder, butchering and selling the body parts of a 35-year-old man.
The suspects are; Faseun Afolabi, 40, Fadare Afolabi, 38, Adeleke Kabiru, 37, Oloyede Maruf, 39, Oseni Mukaila, 24, Badmus Sairu, 27.
While parading the suspects, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode said On May 24, 2021, the mother of the victim lodged a complaint to the Police that her son, Fasesan Ayoade Moses left the house that he was going to the studio and since then, he did not return home.
The police boss said detectives from the anti-kidnapping unit swung into action and conducted an intelligence led-investigation which yielded the arrest of Faseun Afolabi.
“The suspect who initially denied to have knowledge of the whereabouts of the victim, confirmed that he knew him. After diligent investigation and intelligence led evidences, the suspect Afolabi finally confessed to have conspired with two of his cohorts Fadare Afolabi and Taiwo surname yet unknown to kill the victim.
“They also confessed to have butchered and sold the heart to Adeleke Kabiru at the cost N15,000 while the head, leg and wrist were sold to Adeleke Kabiru, Oloyede Maruf, Oseni Mukaila and Badmus Sairu.”
The police boss stated that in view of the facts, the investigation team took immediate action and succeeded in arresting all the suspects mentioned except Taiwo who is now at large.
He said the principal suspect led the detectives to Fidibomi area of Ikirun where the victim was killed, butchered and the remaining parts buried.
“The remains of the deceased was exhumed and taken to UNIOSUN morgue for autopsy where the mother of the victim identified the last cloth worn by her son (deceased).”
He noted that efforts are ongoing to nab the fleeing suspect and the arrested ones will be charged to court after concluding investigation
How my Son Tried to Remove my Eyes for Money Ritual – Delta Woman Narrates
Emma Eregarnoma invited his mother, Mrs Oke Eregarnoma, to his house on Caroline Street, Okuokoko after he persuaded her that he had a surprise package for her.
On getting there, she said she saw Emma in an unusual joyous mood, after he welcomed her in. He then increased the volume of his musical gadgets. Oke alleged that her son suddenly locked the door and made moves to strangle and pluck off her eyes, just as she screamed for help, adding that no one heard her due to the loud music.
She said after fighting with his son for some minutes she regained her strength and ran outside for help, while neighbours came to her rescue.
Mrs Oke Eregarnoma, while narrating her ordeal to journalists on a hospital bed where she was recuperating, recalled that before the attack, her son boasted that “he must drive GLK this week.
The suspect was consequently apprehended and taken to the police station. Emma was detained at the Orerokpe divisional police headquarters in Okpe Local Government Area, Delta State over the incident, which occurred on Tuesday in Okuokoko community near Warri.
The acting Police Public Relations Officer, Delta State, DSP Bright Edafe, confirmed the incident, adding that the suspect was in custody.
Ex-NIS Officer Arraigned over Certificate Forgery
A retired Chief Superintendent of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Imam Aminu, has been arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), over alleged forgery of academic certificates.
The Commission, in a 4-count charge brought before Honourable Justice A.O. Abong of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court 18, sitting in Gwagwalada, Abuja averred that the accused person had forged a National Diploma Certificate in Public Administration from the Kaduna State Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from the University of Calabar.
ICPC counsel, Mashkur Salisu Esq, informed the court of how the defendant had used the aforementioned forged certificates to enlist into NIS as well as advanced his career to the rank of a Chief Superintendent.
ICPC in a Charge No: CR/821/2021 told the court that the former Immigration Officer’s action was contrary to Section 364 of the Penal Code, and if he is found guilty, he shall be liable to a prison term of not less than 14 years.
When the charge was read to the accused, he pleaded not guilty to the four counts. The prosecution counsel thereafter asked for a date for hearing and for the accused to be remanded in Kuje prison pending hearing. Counsel to the defendant however moved the bail application in favour of the accused.
The trial Court thereafter granted Mr. Aminu bail in the sum of N500,000.00 and a surety in like sum who must reside within the jurisdiction of the court. He was also ordered to deposit his travel documents at the court’s registry.
The case has been adjourned to the 9th of November 2021 for commencement of trial.
See Why Nigerian Lady was Killed by Italian Husband
New Revelations On Why Nigerian Lady Was Killed By Her Italian Husband In Italy.
More revelations have surfaced on why Italian based 31 years old Nigerian lady Rita Amenze was killed by her 61-year-old Italian husband Pierangelo Pellizzar
It will be recalled that Rita was shot 4 times while she was stepping out of her office
A very reliable source in Italy who pleaded on condition of anonymity made some startling revelations on the incident
According to her, Rita came to Italy in 2017 as an illegal immigrant and was rescued at the sea and taken to a refugee camp
In 2018 Pierangelo Pellizzar met her, married her and took her out of the refugee camp.
Not too long after, she was granted citizenship (the Italian passport) which enabled her get a good job.
Meanwhile, before moving to Italy, she already had 3 kids back home in Nigeria.
Recently, she travelled to Nigeria and got married to the father of her three kids
Before she returned, her best friend went and revealed to the white man that his wife is cheating on him and has gotten married in Nigeria to the father of her children.
She told the white man that he should watch out because as soon Rita returns, she would file for a divorce.
And that was what Rita actually did, she filed for a divorce as soon as she returned. She planned to divorce the white man and relocate her Nigerian husband and children to Italy.
Her Italian husband would not hear of it. But all attempts to convince her to change her mind were rebuffed.
On the day of the crime, he traced her to her office, shot her four times in front of her colleagues before handing himself over to the police.
Investigations showed that he is a drug addict who has been in and out of jail severally.
He has pleaded that he was emotionally disturbed and depressed by the behavior of Rita which led to his action
Pierangelo Pellizzar was previously banned from acquiring firearms, but it was not clear how he was able to lay his hands on the gun he used in killing Rita Amenze
The Nigerian Ambassador to Italy, the Nigerian Community in Italy as well as the Executive Chairman of Nigerian Diaspora Commission Hon Abike Dabiri Erewa have called for a thorough investigation into the incident.