Nigeria Police Force have arrested and paraded a 39-year-old fraudster, Taiwo Salami, and his accomplice, Kamorudeen Amusat, 63, for using ‘juju’ to collect N1.4 million from a lady.
They two men reportedly raped the lady after collecting the money from her. The incidence happened in Ibadan, Oyo State, instablog9ja reported.
While parading them on Thursday, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Shina Olukolu Salami, said: “The two suspects were arrested around Eleyele, on June 7, 2019, for hypnotising Miss Mary Ajayi and collecting the cash sum of N1,400,000 from her.
On May 6, 2019, about 11.30a.m, Mary Ajayi was sent to deposit cash of N1.4 million into Access Bank, Dugbe, Ibadan by her boss, Chioma Nwali, a businessman at Oke Padre area of Ibadan.
On her way to the bank, she was stopped by Salami, who spoke to her, in the process, he allegedly hypnotised her.
She immediately lost her senses. She was thereafter taken to an uncompleted building at Inalehinde, where the cash of N1.4 million was collected from her.
The suspects, after successfully luring their victim into the uncompleted building and collecting the huge sum of money from her, tied her up with a white cloth and inflicted several injuries on her body.
Apart from inflicting injuries on the victim, who was a virgin, also raped her several times. They later locked her up for three days, before she was later rescued and taken to hospital for medical treatment.”
Rape has become a disturbing phenomenon over the last 10 years. Most of the offenders go unpunished or are handed down lighter punishment.
Sometimes in Kaduna State, when three rapists to one-year imprisonment with an option of N7,000 fine.