36 years- old man in police net , over  alleged  killing of  own  son for rituals. 95 years old blind pastor arrested as  accomplice





By Abdulgafar Oladimeji



Nigeria police operatives attached to Enugu police command   have arrested  one Chidi Onyishi aged 36 (male)*, of Taylor Avenue, Coal Camp, Enugu,  for the alleged ritual killing of his biological son, , Chimdalu Chidi .



The police further alleged that the suspect had earlier reported to  police authorities that the boy  was missing.


whom he had also reported to the Police on *22/10/2021* as missing.


The spokesman, Enugu police command, Asp Daniel Anakwe said “Following the receipt of credible information in an ongoing case of a missing child, Police Operatives attached to the Central Police Station (CPS) of Enugu State Command, on 06/11/2021 at about 1910hrs, arrested one *Chidi Onyishi aged 36 (male)*, of Taylor Avenue, Coal Camp, Enugu, for allegedly being responsible for the disappearance and murder for money ritual, of his 7 years old son, *Chimdalu Chidi*, whom he had also reported to the Police on *22/10/2021* as missing.”


“Preliminary investigation reveals that he confessed to the crime and led Police Operatives to the arrest of one *Pastor Okeke Eneokwor aged 95 (male) who is said to be blind*, of Dental Avenue, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu; whom he fingered as an accomplice.


He also led Police Operatives and medical team to a stream in Abakpa-Nike, Enugu, where the decomposing corpse of the minor was exhumed from a shallow grave, after him and cohorts murdered and buried the child on 20/10/2021.


He further note that  “ Commissioner of Police, *CP Abubakar Lawal, fdc*, has ordered the State CID Enugu to conduct a thorough and conclusive investigation that will lead to the prosecution of everyone found culpable in the act.”





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