• Man allegedly kills step daughter for rituals

    Man allegedly kills step daughter for rituals

    Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested a man identified as Korede Odubela for allegedly conniving with another person to kill his 16-year-old step-daughter, Amudat Oshimodi, and sell her parts to suspected ritualists for the sum of N300,000.

    The state Commissioner of Police, Ahmed Iliyasu, who paraded the suspect on Tuesday at the command headquarters in Eleweeran, Abeokuta, disclosed that Odubela conspired with one Lekan Lawal to kill Amudat for ritual purposes.

    The incident occurred at Imosan area of Ijebu […]

  • Prophetess exposes pastor husband who conspired to sacrifice her for rituals

    Prophetess exposes pastor husband who conspired to sacrifice her for rituals

    One Patience Ohelimo, a native of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, has accused her husband, a pastor, of alleged plans to sacrifice her for ritual purposes.

    Patience, who is currently undergoing treatment at a private home in Ilishan Remo in Ogun State, told Newsmen that she was tortured, gang-raped and almost sacrificed for ritual purposes in Port Harcourt, the River State capital, by her husband, Uchenna Joseph, and some unknown persons.

    Patience said, “I was a petty trader in Ikorodu town in Lagos before […]

  • Photo: I use them for rituals – Cemetery worker arrested with human skulls in Ogun

    Photo: I use them for rituals – Cemetery worker arrested with human skulls in Ogun

    A cemetery worker, Oluwatoyosi Akorede, has been nabbed by the police in Ogun state.

    Akorede was arrested in possession of two human skulls.

    The police image maker, ASP, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the report to Newsmen on Monday, saying Akorede, an attendant at Ayepe Cemetery, was arrested on Sunday night at Isale Oko area of Shagamu by a patrol team led by the Divisional Police Officer, DPO of Shagamu, SP, Moses Aduroja.

    “Oluwatoyosi Akorede is suspected to have gotten the skulls by exhuming bodies […]

  • I ran away to avoid being used for rituals by my husband, wife tells court

    I ran away to avoid being used for rituals by my husband, wife tells court

    A housewife, Olayinka Adebayo has told an Akure Customary Court that she deserted her matrimonial home for three years to avoid being used for rituals by her husband, Adeniyi.

    Olayinka, who made this known when she testified on Wednesday in a divorce petition filed by her husband, told the court that Adeniyi had once asked her to lie on a white apparel and be chanting some words.

    She recalled that she had to change her place of worship which was Redeemed Christian […]

  • We were mandated to abduct 8 children for rituals – Female kidnapper nabbed in Lagos market

    We were mandated to abduct 8 children for rituals – Female kidnapper nabbed in Lagos market

    A 22-year-old suspected female kidnapper, at the weekend caused a stir at Ojuwoye Market, in the Mushin area of Lagos State after she allegedly stole two children.

    The mother of the children, simply identified as Modinat, is a trader in the market where the incident happened.

    Modinat had laid her children, Hammed Rasheed, 6 and Farida Raheed, 2, on the floor and was attending to a customer when the suspect took them away.

    The suspects used a piece of cloth on the floor […]

  • Pastor who allegedly used wife for rituals arrested in Edo

    Pastor who allegedly used wife for rituals arrested in Edo

    A pastor, identified as Kingsley Amayo, has been arrested by the police in Edo state in connection with the death of his wife, Faith Amayo.

    The deceased’s family had written a petition to the Zone 5 Police Headquarters in Benin, Edo State, alleging questionable circumstances surrounding the death of their daughter.

    The police swooped into action and reportedly arrested Amayo, the pastor of a popular Pentecostal church in Uromi town, Esan North-East Local Government Area of the state.‎

    He was arrested alongside three […]

  • My husband used our baby’s placenta for rituals, wife tells court

    My husband used our baby’s placenta for rituals, wife tells court

    The Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Friday dissolved a four-year-old marriage between Musa Busari and his wife, Kafilat over issues of missing placenta and irresponsibility.

    President of the court, Mr Ademola Odunade, held that there was little or nothing the court could do on the matter as evidence had shown that the couple had agreed to part ways over irreconcilable differences.

    Dissolving the marriage, therefore, Odunade ordered that the man should be giving N3,000 as monthly feeding allowance for each of […]