Eight suspected ritual killers were arrested by the Nigerian Police Force yesterday at Illorin.
The force public relations officer, Jimoh Moshood disclosed the listed names of the suspects and also recovered 11 human skulls,human bones,hair and charms. A woman was arrested alongside the suspects.
Moshood says that the arrest followed complaints to the police in Ilorin of missing persons, kidnappings, and killings for ritual purposes.
Moshood said that the suspects were also involved in digging out dead bodies from graves in the community and removing their vital body parts for sale to prominent personalities.
The suspects confessed and admitted to have sold 31 human heads to some personalities in Ilorin and other towns in the state and other states.
The Force Public Relations Officer added that all the suspects made confessional statements to the police on the various roles they played in the crime.
He said that investigation was ongoing and efforts were being made to arrest other suspects mentioned by the suspects who were still at large.
The spokesman added that the suspects would be arraigned on completion of investigation.