Arigidi Community Mourns, In Fear Over The Gruesome Killing Of Eighty-Year Old
Panic And Sorrow has hit the Arigidi, Akoko Northwest council area of Ondo State, following the killings of an 80-year old woman by suspected ritualists.
This is a similar incidence has happened to six women in the last few months in Akoko area, The Nation reports.
The deceased, Mrs. Kojusola Mogaji, a mother of five, was hit on her head by a dangerous weapon while her two breasts were severed from her body in an Imo compound, Arigidi-Akoko.
The deceased who was an active member of Anglican Church was killed in the night when the other co-occupants of the house had travelled.
The chewing stick of the old woman was beside her remains. It was learned that neighbours woke up to see her lifeless body.
One of the deceased’s daughters who is a council official was seen crying and lamenting the gruesome murder of her mother. She called on security agents to thoroughly investigate and unravel the mystery surrounding her mother’s death.
Naija News understands that the case of human being for rituals has recently been on the increase and not only in Ondo state.
The online media had during the week reported how a man was arrested been arrested by some detectives of the Ondo state police command for allegedly selling off his hunched-back mother for ₦7 million to a ritualist.