Man arrested after giving out his 18 year old girl friend to ritualist in Delta state
Delta State Police command arrests two suspects in connection with the ritual killing of an 18 year old girl, Favour Ogheneyenrowho. The two suspects includes a prominent Abraka herbalist, politician and chief, Kings Okpako aka Kuti, and a man who is said to be the victims boyfriend.
The body of Ogheneyenrowho was found tied up in a ‘Ghana-must-go’ bag and dropped at a refuse dump site behind Ozoro Park in Abraka on June 18, 2019, with her pubic hair shaved off.
The police had been on the trail of Henry Ikechukwu, who is Ogheneyenrowho’s boyfriend, with whom she was last seen by her older sister, Maureen. .
He was eventually tracked down and arrested on 28th of June, 2019 and upon nterrogation, he confessed to have invited the deceased for an outing on 17th of June, 2019, from where he lured her and handed her over to Kuti.
He said the ritualist gave him the assignment to get the deceased for him. According to him, this is the third lady he has handed over to him (Kuti), but the first death recorded so far.
They are both in Police custody and will be arraigned in court.