Two more suspects arrested over Osun female teenager killed by ritualists

Osun: Suspected ritualist kills food vendor, severs hands, head

The Osun State Police Command, on Monday, revealed the identity of the lady allegedly murdered in Apomu by one Akin and his friend, Kabiru Oyeduntan, for ritual purposes.

The victim, identified as Toyin Adewale, was allegedly murdered at the residence of Oyeduntan at the Agunla junction in the town last Thursday.

When paraded before journalists, Oyeduntan had claimed that Akin, a herbalist, brought the deceased, who was his girlfriend, to his room and strangled her, while he assisted him to hold the victim’s legs.

He stated, “Two other suspected ritualists have been arrested in connection with the murder. They are Ramoni Rilwan, 27, and Najeem Ayeloja, 30, both from Apomu.

“The identity of the victim is now known through her father. One Ayinla Adewale, said to be father of the deceased, identified her as Toyin Adewale, 18. We are assuring members of the public that the remaining ritualists will be arrested.” – Punch

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