Herbalist, bricklayer kill mother, son in Ogun

A 29 -year- old herbalist, Baoku Gbuyi and a 27- year- old bricklayer, Olamide Odulaja have been arrested by detectives of Ogun Police Command for alleged murder of a housewife, Modupeola Folorunsho and her four- year – old son, Peter Folorunsho for money making ritual.

The suspects allegedly abducted the victim and her son on February 13, 2021 before killing them for money ritual at the house of the herbalist in Ijebu – Igbo, the police alleged.

It was learnt that the herbalist burnt the woman’s head in a fire before using it to prepare money ritual for Olamide who fled his home at Araromi street Japara Ijebu Igbo on hearing that detectives had arrested Olamide.

It was learnt detectives, adopting technical and intelligence- based investigation, traced Odulaja to Ibadan and arrested him while the herbalist was traced to Kajola village and arrested by the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) for Awa Ijebu Division with the assistance of hunters and local vigilantes.

Ogun Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed these in a statement on Sunday.

About author


A prolific writer of about two decades standing experience
Related posts

NYSC Trust Fund will lift 100m Nigerians out of poverty–CSO

A civil society organisation, The Abuja Grassroots Advocacy Project, has drummed support for the…
Read more

We didn't advocate $200m loan for malaria nets -- NPHCDA

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has rubbished reports that it demanded…
Read more

Benue state govt tasks security agencies on missing Vanguard reporter, kidnapped students

The Benue State Government expresses worry over the fate of an indigene of the state and a reporter…
Read more
Get latest news update now

Sign up for News headquarters Daily Digest and get trending updates tailored for you now.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.