Police paraded a middle-aged man, Dauda Amusat aka Adasi, for allegedly beheaded a 42yr old, Sanusi Isiaka, on May 14, 2017 about 9p.m. in Osogbo, Osun State. Also paraded were suspected cultists, Alade Afeez aka Esubiyi and Adesoji Seyi aka Oosa, for the killing of many people at the Osun State Polytechnic, Iree. .
Amusat, who was said to have used Isiaka’s head for money ritual, was arrested on December 28, 2018 about 4p.m. at Ifon-Osun in Orolu Local Government Area of Osun State, after he committed the crime with his partners. .
Speaking with journalists on the development in Osogbo, the state Police Commissioner, Mr. Fimihan Adeoye, said “the 36-year-old Amusat was arrested for conspiracy and murder of a 42-year-old Sanusi Isiaka on May 14, 2017 about 9p.m. at a point near Slava Construction Company on Iwo Road, Osogbo”.
The police boss explained that the victim’s head was later used for ritual. .
He said: “The deceased was deceitfully lured from Saki in Oyo State to Osogbo a few days before his death by one of the principal suspects named Yekini Ayinde aka Abija, now at large.“The deceased was asked to deliver 500 bags of rice and was later lodged in a hotel with expectation of getting money for the sales of rice through Ayinde.
“The deceased was taken out to the scene where he was killed and the money was stolen and shared by the suspects.”Adeoye said the suspect had confessed through his statement volunteered to the police that seven of them perpetrated the killing while four of them used the head for ritual.
He added: “Three suspects were charged to court sometimes last year while this suspect will also appear in court as soon as investigation is completed.”
The suspect, told journalists that he put a rope on the neck of the deceased before he was beheaded.
“I am selling beer in Ifon-Osun where I know Abija. He promised to give us N200,000 if we can help him kill the man. He sent his people to bring the man to us at Okefia, Osogbo. When we finished the job, he gave Oyama N65,000, he gave me N70,000 so that I can use N5k to buy beer for people.