Two brothers purported to be contributors of a theft gang running in Ijebu Mushin, Ogun State, were arrested by means of the police when they attacked an aged guy recognized best as Pa Olutokunbo in the neighborhood and killed his 72-year-old spouse, Christiana.
The siblings – Akinola Akeem and Muyiwa Akeem – reportedly robbed Olutokunbo of N550,000 and 3 telephones after strangling his spouse who raised the alarm all through the operation.
Town Spherical learnt that the brothers met with Oduntan aka Koba someday in March to assist them get ready cash ritual for which he charged them N100,000.
When they might now not carry the cash, they determined to rob Olutokunbo and paid Oduntan N100,000 from the proceeds.
Christiana’s son, who lives in a foreign country, used to be stated to have petitioned the Inspector-Basic of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and then operatives of Intelligence Reaction Crew introduced a manhunt for the suspects.
It used to be accrued that probably the most stolen telephones used to be traced to a person who confessed to have purchased it from Akinola.
Afterwards, Akinola used to be tracked down and he led detectives to arrest his more youthful brother, Muyiwa and Oduntan, a police supply stated.
The supply said, “The incident took place on March 15, 2020. The brothers attacked the place of abode of Pa Olutokunbo, of Ikala Village in Ijebu Mushin and robbed him of the sum of N550,000. Additionally they took 3 telephones from his area and whilst the theft used to be on, Pa Olutokunbo’s spouse who used to be 72- year-old, began shouting for assist.
“One of the most robbers, Akinola Akeem, pulled the previous lady into one in every of their rooms and strangled her to loss of life. His brother, Mayowa Akeem, tried to kill Pa Olutokunbo, however the previous guy pretended to have died and so they left.”
Chatting with Town Spherical all through the week, Akinola, 29, stated frustration led him and his brother to dedicate the crime.
The local of Ijebu Mushin defined that his brother were given details about Olutokunbo at a bar whilst the previous guy used to be having a talk with some a laugh seekers.
He stated, “I’m a motorbike rider. Thieves stole two of my bikes and I turned into annoyed. I’ve long past for 3 theft operations. Within the first operation, I were given N5,000 and made N9,000 in the second. The 3rd used to be at Ikala, the place we killed the previous lady.
“We were given details about Pa Olutokunbo as a result of he talked carelessly. He used to be in a bar and used to be speaking in regards to the cash he had in his area. My brother overheard him and we consulted Koba (Oduntan) to organize charms for us in order that the operation would achieve success.
“Once we were given there, we noticed any person popping out from the person’s area and used that chance to realize front. We met 4 individuals within the home. The previous lady began shouting and I took her into the room. She died whilst I used to be pulling her. My brother requested the person for the cash in his area and he gave us N15,000.
“He held the person and threatened to kill him if he didn’t give us extra money. The person begged and went into his room and taken out a bag containing cash and gave it to us. We noticed charms at the cash and knowledgeable Koba about it at the telephone.”
He defined additional that the herbalist warned them to not contact the cash and requested them to deliver it to his area right away.
He added, “We took the bag to him and he gave me N60,000 and my brother N50,000. Earlier than then Koba, had informed my brother and me that he may get ready rituals for us that will make us wealthy and he requested us to get the sum of N100,000 however as a result of we couldn’t get the cash, we determined to rob him. We gave him N100,000 out of our proportion.
“He ready cleaning soap for us and requested us to wash with it. On the finish, we didn’t get a dime. Koba fooled us. My brother and I have been searching for some way of combating him to get again our cash when the police arrested us.”
In his account, Oduntan boasted that the cleaning soap used to be potent however blamed the brothers for now not the usage of it as recommended.
He stated, “They got here to me complaining that they have been deficient and sought after to be wealthy. I requested them to get N100,000 so I may get ready ritual for them. They stated they didn’t have cash. They later got here to me that they heard that an previous guy had cash in his area and so they sought after to rob him.
“I consulted my oracle and it knowledgeable me that there used to be certainly cash within the guy’s area. I gave them charms which might permit them to get into the home and thieve the cash. They were given the cash and taken it to me. They gave me N100,000 to organize ritual for them which I did however I don’t know why it didn’t paintings for them. My charms are potent.”