Officers of the Nigeria Police,Osun State Command have arrested a 20-year-old man, Tobi Ojo for allegedly beheading his closest friend,Jacob Afolabi for ritual purposes.
LEADERSHIP gathered from the police that the
killed Afolabi’s private part was also chopped off and the police at
Ayeso Police Division, Ilesa, Osun State are trying to unravel the
mystery surrounding the killing of the 20-year-old boy.
Afolabi, who is among the candidates writing the ongoing West Africa
Examination Council (WAEC) was found lifeless in a septic tank belonging
to an 89-year-old herbalist, Olorunfemi Fagbemi whom Ojo employed to do
the money ritual for him.
It was also gathered that the father
of the late Jacob had adopted Ojo four years ago with the intention of
training him but had been sponsoring his secondary school education
until the ugly incidence happened.
Pa Afolabi, popularly known as
Kako, raised the alarm following the dissapearance of his son last
Friday and promptly, a search for him began.
After three days of
intensive search for his son, Pa Afolabi reported Jacob’s disappearance
at the Ayeso police Division in Ilesa following which a team of police
men led by the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, Musiliu Ishola Doga swung
into action to unravel the circumstances surrounding the disappearance
of the boy.
Pa. Afolabi who was said to have informed the police
around 11:30 am yesterday said that he had earlier seen his son with
his friend (Ojo) on Friday which prompted the police to arrest Ojo and
after interrogations, he confessed to have taken Ojo to a another friend
called Olorunfemi for money rituals.