Akinyele … Peaceful domain unsettled by violent killings
June 2020 was replete with gory narratives that oozed from Akinyele Local Council of Oyo State. Specifically, the gruesome murder of no fewer than five people
Another teenager killed by suspected ritualists in Ibadan
Barely four days after a suspected ritualist, Sheu Usman, was paraded by the Oyo State Police Command as the mastermind of the serial ritual killings in Ibadan with confessions to have killed six victims
Six arrested at suspected kidnappers’ den in Lagos
Residents with the help of soldiers yesterday uncovered a tunnel used by suspected ritualists at Ladipo bus-stop, Agege Motor Road, Lagos State, while six suspects have been arrested
70-year-old woman killed for rituals in Ondo
Awe-stricken residents of Ogbagi-Akoko in Akoko North West Local Government Area of Ondo State yesterday woke up to find a 70-year-old woman, late Madam Sidikat Jimoh, murdered in cold blood
Suspected ritualists slaughter 13-year-old boy in Jigawa
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Dutse.
Another ritualists’ den discovered in Lagos
They were found in a tunnel by the bus-stop that leads to a moribund company. Syringes believed to be used in injecting their victims with sedative drugs were discovered in the hideout.
Ogun police arrest ritualists in possession of human skulls
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested three men for being in possession of two human skulls.The suspects, according to a statement in Abeokuta yesterday, by the Command’s spokesman, Mr. Abimbola Oyeyemi, are Saibu Popoola, Aliu Ajiroba and Jimoh Ijiola.
In Edo, suspected ritualists abduct, kill man with hunchback
Suspected ritualists have abducted and killed a 37-year-old man with a hunchback in Edo State.
Ajimobi visits rumoured ‘ritualists’ den’ appeals for peace
THE Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, has appealed to the people of the state to avoid violence in all ramifications as no development can take place in an atmosphere of violence. He made this known yesterday when he, in company with the State Commissioner of Police, Muhammed Katsina, visited an alleged ritualists’ den in the Ayekile area of the state capital, Ibadan.