A student of Kwara State Polytechnic in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, has allegedly been beheaded by suspected cultist
A student of Kwara state polytechnic who’s identified as Olawale, has been beheaded by cultist. His head was found in a black nylon bag. It was found around Challenge area in Ilorin,Kwara
The incident was said to have occurred on Tuesday
When shop owners and friends of Olawale were shocked to see his head in the black nylon bag, flung in a place not far from his shop.One of the male shop owners who begged to remain anonymous said in an interview ”When we came to the shop,we saw a black nylon bag with blood oozing out of it . The nylon bag was dropped open when nobody was here.“It was in an attempt to know the cause of the blood that we discovered that it was a human head and it happened to be that of Olawale who used to be one of us. We still saw him yesterday
The deceased is said to be a phone repairer at the popular challenge phone market, Ilorin.
The mother of the deceased said he “left home past 8pm on Monday morning. But when he didn’t return on time which was unusual of him, I called his number several times but there was no response. We now decided to report at the ‘A’ Division police station and also went to his school and searched.
In search of her son he mother noticed some persons gathered around a spot along Unity taking pictures. It turned out to be the severed head of my son’, the mother who couldn’t control her emotions lamented.
They contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PRO), Ajayi Okasanmi, the PRO said the effort to arrest the perpetrators is ongoing.“While responding to a distress call, a bodiless head was recovered at Challenge area of Ilorin on Tuesday.
“Investigation so far confirmed it was an attack by the cultists. The deceased was also a suspected cultist, an alleged student of Kwara polytechnic. Effort to arrest the perpetrators is ongoing”, Okosanmi added.