No fewer than six people have been paraded in Ibadan Oyo State Capital, for selling human party (Heart) at the rate of N10,000.
Parading the suspects at the State Police Headquarters Eleyele Ibadan on Thursday, the State Police Commissioner, CP. Ngozi Onadeko gave the name of the suspects as Jimoh Sabiku ‘m’ age 35 years, Adesola David ‘m’ age 24 years, Bello Waheed ‘m’ age 45 years, Habeeb Musa ‘m’ age 34 years, Musibau Aroju ‘m’ age 51 years
Onadeko said sometimes in the month of January 2021, stressing that one Jimoh Sabiku approached one Musibaudeen Aroju ‘m’ that he needed a human heart for money ritual of which the said Musibaudeen Aroju ‘m’ replied him that he will introduce a person that can get the Human heart for him which he thereafter introduced one Alfa Taofeek a.k.a Karile to the said Jimoh Sabiku.
The said Alfa Taofeek thereafter got the human heart to Jimoh Sabiku at Saki town on Thursday 18th March, 2021 at the sum of Ten thousand naira. Jimoh Sabiku later gave the human heart to one Adesola David to be delivered to one Bello Waheed at Igbeti.
Speaking on how the suspects were arrested, the CP said, on 19th March, 2021 at about 1500hrs, the said Adesola David was intercepted while on Bajaj motorcycle with registration number AYE 125 QE by men of Federal Highway Patrol team who were on Stop and Search duty at Forest area along Igbeti/Igboho road when the said Adesola David together with one Habib Musa were searched, the heart suspected to be human heart were found on them. However, one Alfa Taofeek ‘m’ a.k.a Karile who sold the heart suspected to be human heart to one Jimoh Sabiku ‘m’ at the rate of N10,000 is now at large and effort is been intensified to arrest him.
In a similar situation, another suspect was paraded with bones and flesh suspected to be human parts.
CP. Onadeko said, on 4th April, 2021 at about 1000hrs Police Operatives from Mapo Divisional Police headquarters Ibadan accosted one Azeez Akinolu Wasiu ‘m’ an herbalist at Alakuko area Ibadan with rotten flesh and bones suspected to be human part and the suspect was transferred to State Criminal Investigation Department SCID on 6th April, 2021.
Onadeko maintained that upon interrogation, the suspect confessed that he got the dry bones at Elegbo cemetery in Oyo town. He further confessed that he got the flesh from a dead body supposedly killed during Shasha crisis in February 2021 along Moniya/Oyo express way Ibadan. He said he wanted to use the parts for money ritual. Investigation is still in progress.