Some suspected ritualists have killed a 16-year-old girl identified as Rihanat Yusuf.
The incident occurred at Amuyo area in Offa Local Government Area in Kwara state. It was gathered that Rihanat was running an errand for her parents at the time of the incident. She went missing after leaving the house to get groundnut cake (Kuli kuki) to have Garri for lunch.
Her dismembered body, with her head and two hands missing, was reportedly discovered at an uncompleted building in the area.
“In the cause of investigation, one Femi Adeniji of the same area was arrested and he confessed to being in possession of the head and hands of the deceased.
“He confessed further that he had sold one of the hands to his accomplice who is presently at large for the sum of N20,000.
“The other arrested suspect, Shittu Abdulmalik, also confessed to have used the second hand of the deceased for money-making soap.”
An investigation is ongoing and the suspects would be charged to court when concluded.