A Makurdi Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a cleric, Elijah Ebimone, in prison for allegedly abducting three girls and turning them to sex slaves.
Ebimone, 32, is facing a two-count charge of abduction and causing miscarriage, punishable under Sections 274 and 233 of the Penal Code, Laws of Benue State, 2004.
The Magistrate, Theresa Wergba, ordered the remand of the accused and adjourned the matter till December 28 for further mention.
Her action followed the application for adjournment made by the prosecutor, Daniel […]
A pastor is lying critically ill in the hospital after he was allegedly abducted and tortured by some members of the Oodua People’s Congress over the death of his twin babies and his wife.
A 45-year-old cleric, Pastor Olusegun Omoniyi, of the Christ Apostolic Church in the Onigbogbo area of Atan Ota in Ogun State, was allegedly abducted and tortured by some members of the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC).
Omoniyi who had also gone into hiding after he was rescued by policemen […]