skulls have been arrested at a hideout in Ogbomoso by policemen from
the Oyo State Police Command.
Adegbuyi, said the arrest was made after the police received
information from members of the public, who had raised the alarm that
the suspects were dealing in human parts.
had what looked like a deep machete cut at its temple, leaving the
police to suspect that the person the head belonged to might have been
people with herbs. I have never used body parts for rituals. One day, a
friend came to me and said his friend discovered two corpses on a land
where he had wanted to cut trees. He asked if I knew what body parts
could be used for. I told him that I did not know anything about charms
prepared with body parts.
senior herbalist, heard about it and said he could make use of the
skulls to prepare charms. When the skulls were produced, the man who
brought them demanded for N10, 000. I paid him in four instalments. But
that is all I know about the skulls. Ifa has travelled to Lagos. I don’t
know where he lives in Lagos.”
on a large piece of land but when I got there, I discovered two corpses
and I told a friend that I was afraid to work on the land because
someone killed two people there. He said I should continue with my work
while he looked for what to do with the corpses. When he got a buyer, he
contacted me and I went back to the bush and dismembered the heads from
the bodies,” he said.