The Police in Osun have dragged two Yahoo boys, Friday Michael, 23; and Tiamiyu Jelili, 31, before Osun State Magistrate’s Court sitting in Osogbo, for allegedly attempting to use a commercial sex worker for money ritual.
It was gathered that the duo visited a brothel in Osogbo, where they had sexual intercourse with the sex worker.
The police prosecutor, Inspector Adeoye Kayode, told the court that the accused persons used a red piece of cloth tied with charms to clean their victim’s private part after having carnal knowledge of her.
The police prosecutor alleged that the two men were going to use the lady’s ‘discharge’ for money ritual.
He said the defendants had conducted themselves in manner likely to cause breach of peace by going from one brothel to another in search of women to use for money ritual.
The prosecutor explained that the defendants committed the offence on July 21, 2020, at about 9:20pm, at Balogun Agoro area, Osogbo.
He added that the complainant (commercial sex worker) had been lying critically ill at the hospital since the incident.
According to the charge sheet, the accused persons were said to have committed an offence contrary to and punishable under Section 516, 213, 509 and Section 249(D) of the Criminal Code CAP 34 Vol. 11 Laws of Osun State of Nigeria 2002.
When the four count charges were read to the accused persons, they pleaded not guilty .
While ruling, Magistrate O.T Badmus ordered the remand of Michael and Jelili at the Ilesa Correctional Center.
Badmus, however, adjourned the case till August 13 for hearing.