A 30-year-old woman, Blessing Jimoh, has confessed to killing her mother, Ijeoma Odo, because a Pastor said that her mother was a witch. She was arrested by men of the Ondo State Police Command, and paraded with other criminals. The Pastor who gave the revelation is yet to be found, as he immediately went into hiding.
According to Blessing Jimoh, “It was something doing me that make me kill my mother. I am not happy with what I did.
I cut her neck with a cutlass. It was a Pastor that said she was witch and l went to beg her. My mother is from Enugu State. We have been looking for the Pastor but we have not seen him.”
Ondo Police Commissioner, Bolaji Salami, said the suspect would soon be charged to court. The mother of four confessed to committing the crime while they were working at a farm in Ile-Iluji Area.