Operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, (FSARS), Osun State Command accept arrested a affiliate of a assemblage of ritual killers, 25 year old Ganiyu Tajudeen for killing and beheading a four- year-old boy articular as Bakare Teslim. Graphic account afterwards the cut...
Tribune letters that Ganiyu in bunco with added affiliate of his august assemblage namely Aremu Moshood (48), Agboola Abdulwasiu (31) and Ganiyu Abidoye (60), absorbed little Bakare from his parent's home beneath the affectation that they capital to buy him groundnut and again proceeded to annihilate him and decollate him in Iragbiji, the address of Boripe Local Government Breadth of Osun State.
Police sources say the amount came to the accessible afterwards Bakare did not acknowledgment with Ganiyu who promised to buy him groundnut. Back Bakare's father, Ismail, approved to apperceive his son's breadth about, Ganiyu denied that he anytime saw the little boy. His affirmation was about contradicted by an aged woman who lived in the aforementioned admixture with Bakare's ancestor who said she saw Ganiyu booty the adolescent boy out.
The amount was appear to the appointment of the FSARS and through accelerated interrogation, Ganiyu accepted to accept taken the boy to an alien destination with the sole aim of application him for money ritual. He said that himself and his assemblage associates had cut off Bakare's arch and active it in a bank grave and again threw his anatomy within
the aforementioned around and active it with leaves Ganiyu while confessing said
“I am a approach bake-apple cutter. The mother of the anatomy came to my abode to acquaint me that she would allegation my casework to cut approach fruits, allurement me to appear the afterward day. But I went to her abode at about 5.30p.m aforementioned day. I took the adolescent boy with me, with the acceptance that no one noticed back he was activity with me. I bought N20 account of groundnut for him afore demography him to my abode at Iyana Olofa.”Ganiyu initially claimed that he got Bakare at the bidding of his partner, Moshood, who had beforehand asked him to accompany the urine, claret and beard of a adolescent boy back he went to Moshood for money ritual and for protection. The doubtable added that he went to Abdulwasiu for the aforementioned ritual and he additionally asked him to accompany a boy. Ganiyu additionally accusable his father, Abidoye, in his statement, adage that he was the one additionally told him to annihilate a boy and coffin his anatomy so that his acts would not be exposed.
He told the badge that he took the asleep to Olokede backcountry breadth he cut his arch with a knife and active it, while he threw the anatomy away.
Investigations showed that Ganiyu had already been arrested in 2012 for burglary a adolescent at Otapete breadth of Iragbiji. He was said to accept been baffled and macheted by indigenes of the boondocks afore he was taken to the badge station, while the rescued boy was alternate to his parents. Ganiyu was eventually answerable to cloister and spent seven months in Ilesa prison.
Ganiyu and his added accomplices accept been abject afore an Osogbo magistrates’ cloister on a four-count allegation of conspiracy, kidnapping, annihilation and actionable and advised killing of Teslim Bakare. The suspects, whose pleas were not taken by Magistrate B.B Idowu Ajao, ordered that the suspects be adjourned in bastille till February 18th for the abutting audition on the case.