Tension arouse in area of Eleyele, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital following the discovery of a dungeon suspected to be a ritualists’ hideout.
This is coming few years after a ritualists den became located at Soka vicinity of Ibadan wherein scores of people were killed and numerous others agonizing for assist.
The information of the ritualists’ underground tunnel, hit the city, the development that made many humans to troop out to seize a glimpse of the said spot.
This brought about journalists in the state to visit the place. It changed into determined that there has been a tunnel for the manage of the flooding at the Dugbe/Eleyele throughway, few metres away from the nation police command headquarters in Eleyele.
Female under wears and different shanties, which looked like charms, littered the tunnel place, fuelling suspicion that nefarious activities had been taking place in the area before the discovery.
Sources in the region discovered that unidentified safety personnel had come to raid the tunnel and stuck one man with alleged human elements.
There were human footprints to suggest human sports inside the tunnel which lie underneath the main street.
The tunnel brought about an deserted submitting station on the road, where different gadgets, consisting of brassieres have been spotted.
A source within the location additionally revealed that policemen had been on the scene to arrest the suspected ritualists.
He said “I have been plying this route; you could in no way trust some thing like this changed into right here. People had been accumulating here because morning. They located humans there with human elements. The police got here and located people in the hollow.
“They took the suspects away. One of them turned into searching like a mad guy, however he turned into simply disguising so that he can do his evil acts with out suspicion.
But, the performing spokesman of the kingdom police command, Mr. Akeem Adeyemo said, it was no longer a ritualists’ den.
He informed journalists that he made calls to the divisional police close to the vicinity to authenticate the declare but determined out it was now not proper.
Adeyemo said, “Some mad humans have been seen across the vicinity with the aid of passersby who suspected they can be ritualists. They pounced on them and commenced beating them whilst the police was alerted.
“On investigation, it was observed that they had been mere destitute. They (destitute) were later arrested. It is just a fake alarm, which need to be discountenanced”
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