A 25-year-old man, Ismail Saliu, has been arrested by the Kwara State Command, Nigeria Safety and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, over the alleged homicide of his buddy for cash ritual functions.
Two different individuals together with a herbalist, Ahmed Nkwe, have been additionally arrested in reference to the incident in Kosubosu, Baruten Native Authorities Space of Kwara State.
They reportedly murdered a 14-year-old Azeez Saliu, youthful brother of the prime suspect, Ismail Saliu.
A press release by the spokesman of the command, Babawale Zaid Afolabi, in Ilorin on Saturday, stated ” operatives of the NSCDC at Kosubosu Divisional Workplace, received a misery name from the neighbourhood about suspicious motion of sure people within the space.
”Some officers within the divisional workplace with operatives of the anti-vandal patrol staff within the space swung into motion and subsequently arrested a herbalist, Ahmed Nkwe (44) and Saliu Ahmed (30).
In keeping with the spokesman, the suspects allegedly “lured the sufferer to the farm the place he was gruesomely murdered by his personal buddy, Ismail Saliu.”
Luck, nevertheless, ran out of the suspects as they have been rounded up by operatives of the NSCDC on their method again from the farm.
”The prime suspect, Ismail Saliu, who’s the brother to the deceased, has confessed to having personally slaughtered his brother with the assistance of the herbalist and one different particular person,” the assertion additional revealed.
The Commandant of the command, Iskil Ayinla Makinde, has ordered that the suspects be handed over to the police authorities for additional investigation and prosecution.