“We Strangle Clients to Death after Gaining their Trust” Suspected Ritual Killer Confesses


The 30-year-old ritual killer suspect, Tajudeen Monsuru, has revealed his method of successfully carrying out his evil deed.

He disclosed, ”We strangle our victims to death after gaining their trust. Most times, we sleep together at night and strangle them before daybreak then cut their body into pieces for sale.”

He then said after selling the body parts to clerics in need he would use the money to enjoy himself and drink beer.

“I have killed my girlfriend before and one other young man brought to my place by Akeem. I don’t feel anything while killing them” he stated.

Monsuru, was arrested in Iwo on December 8, 2020, in connection with ritual killings in Iwo.

He made the shocking confession when he was paraded at the Osun State Police Headquarters in Osogbo on Tuesday, January 5.

Meanwhile, his accomplice Hamzat Akeem, 25, who confessed to luring his friend, Gafari, to Monsuru’s place, where he was killed, said he was given N5,000 for the role.

While Awayewasere Yusuf, 37, claimed he bought a human head for money-making rituals at the rate of N20,000.

Lukman Garuba, 31, also said he bought human flesh from Monsuru for a money-making ritual at the cost of N2,000.

Police Commissioner Wale Olokode said “On November 11 last year, a case of a missing person was reported at two divisions and was transferred to the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID).”

Detectives swung into action immediately. Through intelligence-led investigation they arrested four suspects, who confessed to having kidnapped and killed the victims, Akanbi Adeolu, Alani Mutiyat, Akinloye Ibrahim and many others.

One of the suspects, Awayewasere Yusuf, confessed to having bought the human parts and sold to some suspects still at large.