Suspected Ritualists, Kidnappers Paraded In Kwara
Nigeria News – Suspected Ritualists, Kidnappers Paraded In Kwara
In Kwara State, eight suspected ritualists and kidnappers have been paraded by the Nigeria Police Force.
On Wednesday, Mr Jimoh Moshood, the Force Public Relations Officer who paraded the suspects in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital said they would be arraigned in court soon.
To assist the Kwara Police Command in their investigation of the matter, Mr Moshood disclosed that the Inspector General of Police had sent a special team of the IGP Monitoring Unit to the state.
He said intelligence gathering from the public led to the search of the home of one of the suspects in the state capital.
“Azeez Yakub a.k.a Baba Muri (Principal Suspect) who is a notorious armed robber and have been arrested, charged to court and convicted to prison severally,” Mr Moshood explained.
He stated, “This suspect, now in police custody, has made a confessional statement to the Police investigation Team.
“He confessed and admitted that one Abdulfatai Kadri a.k.a (Adedoyin), the vigilante commander in Adeta Zone, introduced him to the business and also supplies the human skulls and other body parts for him to sell. Eleven (11) human skulls were recovered from his possession during the police search on his residence.”
To arrest other suspects, including prominent personalities mentioned by the suspects but still at large, Moshood said the police were still investigating and intensifying efforts.
On completion of the investigation, the Police Public Relations Officer reiterated that all the suspects would be arraigned in court.