Two foreigners have been arrested in Ogun allegedly with the head of a woman who reportedly died during childbirth recently.
Monday Karezu, 32, a Beninese, and Anagonou Kamalan, 44, were arrested while allegedly attempting to deliver the woman’s head at the shrine of a herbalist who had allegedly demanded it for money making rituals for the suspects.
Karezu, said to have a history of exhuming bodies for money rituals, reportedly dug out the remains of the woman and severed her head.
“The DSP Nurudeen Gafar-led team swiftly moved to the area where the herbalist’s house was situated and laid ambush there. Not quite two hours after, the two suspects arrived on a motorcycle with a bag containing the human head and they were promptly arrested”.
“On interrogation, Monday Karezu, a national of Benin Republic, had previously engaged in money-making rituals, but did not succeed.