Police Command for allegedly killing his 16-year-old stepdaughter,
Amudat Oshimodi, for ritual purposes.
Lawal, to commit the crime at Imosan village, in the Odogbolu Local
Government Area of the state.
of the gang, connived with Lawal to strangle Oshimodi, after which they
sold her head and hands to ritual killers.
received information about their activities and swooped on them on
Monday, November 7, 2016.
16-year-old girl was always stealing her mother’s money.
He said, “The mother said we should kill her as a sacrifice for other
children she had. She (Oshimodi) normally slept by the outside door. On
that day, around 12 midnight, I invited Lekan Lawal, and he held the
girl by the neck and strangled her while I held her legs.”
paid him N3,000, as part payment.However, Odubela’s wife, Fausat, denied
asking her husband to kill her daughter.
Amudat had been deposited at the morgue of the Ijebu Ode General