Benue - A middle-aged man, Echeno Adakole, has been accused of beheading his 50-year-old step-mother, Titi Enokela, allegedly for ritual purpose.
The incident occurred in Obaganya community, a suburb in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State.
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The suspect was said to have ambushed the victim at a family farm settlement, hit her with a piece of wood and cut off her head. He thereafter wrapped it with the dead woman’s cloth and put it in a polyethylene bag.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Assistant Superintendent Moses Yamu, confirmed the incident. He added that the matter was still being investigated.
- News 24