How Alleged Witches And Wizards Were Dragged Out And Burnt To Death In Cross River
Thomas Obi Taiwo, the Special Adviser to Governor Ben Ayade on Forest Security, who is famously alluded to as General Iron has opened up on how more than eleven people in Boki were murdered.
Taiwo disclosed to DAILY POST in Calabar on Thursday that three ladies suspected to be witches admitted that they killed three men in Oku in Boki Local Government of Cross River State through supposed black magic.
Three Chiefs and others were additionally scorched to death in the Oku people group in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State over charges of black magic and wizardry.
It was found out that among those slaughtered was Chief Benard Kekong who was a previous supervisor, Boki Oil Palm Estate in Borum. He passed on an hour after he was scorched.
The people in question, it was assembled, were blamed for being witches and wizards in the Oku people group in Boki Local Government Area of the State.
In any case, Taiwo lamented the episode which happened in a tough situation began when three ladies admitted that they had slaughtered three youngsters, Emman Atom, Asu Otu and Asu Caliphonia, utilizing black magic.
Taiwo said adolescents in the network lynched the casualties after they admitted to the supposed wrongdoing.
“At the point when that occasion occurred, I was in Ogoja and they called me from that point on telephone that my locale was ablaze, that I should return quickly, so I hurried up and come
At the point when I came, I started to chill off tempers and asked the young people not to bring laws into their hands and they ought to permit the administration to explore the issue through the Police”.
Taiwo, in any case, blamed the state government for not actualizing the guarantees made to the young people of the region, a circumstance that could have prompted their fretfulness, he asserted.
“Government vowed to prepare adolescents and engage around 500 of them however as we are talking, nothing of such has occurred