Another girl raped, killed in Ibadan, one suspect arrested


Almost a week after the re-arrest of the prime suspect in the reported serial killing in Akinyele Local Government of Oyo State, Sunday Shodipe, another killing was reported at Alabata community near Moniya,Ibadan.

One Mary Daramola was allegedly raped and killed by her assailants.

Palpable fear had gripped the residents as they called for on the law enforcement agents for arrest of other rapists and ritualists that were still on the prowl in the area.

An online medium had reported that the Balogun of Alabata, Chief Rasaq Ajimoti, a middle aged man, identified as Toheeb Ako, and others at large raped and killedone Mary Daramola.

The chief said the suspects were exposed by a passerby who raised the alarm when he saw Toheeb and his gang members trying to dump Mary’s body in a nearby bush.

Toheeb was said to have been arrested and taken to Moniya Police Station.

Mary’s guardian, Mrs Folakemi Adedeji, who was grief-striken, demand that justice must prevail in the case.

The Baale of Alabata, Chief Olakanmi Olaniyan, appealed to the youths in the area to be calm and let justice take its course in the matter.

It was learnt that the suspect is currently cooling his heels at the Criminal Investigation Department, Iyaganku, Ibadan.

No fewer than five persons had been killed in Akinyele Local Government Area lately.



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