Anna Amos, a Secondary School student changed into arrested by way of the police on tuesday, for the murder of 71-year-antique hellen adodo, whom she had lived with given that march, 2018, as a house-maid.
Anna, from abuja, gave the step-by means of-step description of ways she committed the murder, when she changed into paraded along one zero one different criminal suspects arrested via the police.
the youngster who changed into in tears all thorough the period, narrated how her victim had handled her fairly all of the years she lived along with her.
she however blamed her dastardly act on have an effect on of unseen voodoo spirit which possessed her.
consistent with the suspect, within the morning of that fateful day, she boiled water for the deceased to bathe, and then she served her her meal, earlier than she killed her.
“after that?, i packed the dirty plates out of doors to wash them. as i opened the door and stepped on the varanda, some thing just came into my body as though possessing me. i not know what i used to be doing and i abandoned the plates? i was alleged to wash. i stood on the stone, and later took it, went inside with it and hit it on her head,” she narrated.
“i do now not recognise what entered my frame. it become a spirit. it instructed me to go and kill her. she did now not offend me.” she added.
the deceased became to begin with suggested to have died after her head became smashed with a stone via unknown persons who allegedly sneaked into her residence on guobadia road, in benin, at about 7am. the assailants suposedly blindfolded the teenage suspect before killing the septuagenarian.
whilst asked why she earlier said a few people came into their house, gagged her mouth earlier than smashing the top of the past due female, anna blamed her dastardly act on have an effect on of unseen voodoo spirit which possessed her.
“the factor that entered into me was controlling me, it informed me that if i expose it, it’ll kill me.”
she later confessed her crime to the son of the deceased, who exceeded her to the police operatives.
a clip acquired by means of journalists on wednesday confirmed the teenager confessing to the crime inside the presence of a few residents in the vicinity.
the kingdom police public members of the family officer, mr. chidi nwabuzor, had stated that the command obtained a distress call over the matter at about eight:30 am.
nwabuzor additionally disclosed that the case were transferred to the country crook research and intelligence department for further investigation.
“at approximately 8:30 am, the divisional police officer of recent etete police station obtained a misery name that the woman in query became murdered. the dpo went there and located her lifeless frame in her house in a pool of blood from the top region and a stone close to the frame. the (misery) caller stated that two men came into the house, murdered the girl and went away. the dpo went there with operatives simplest to discover the frame at the ground in a pool of blood from the top place.
then on research, it turned into revealed these days that a lady who turned into staying with her, named anna amos, who came from the north with the help of the daughter of the overdue lady, become the one that killed the girl.
“confession became made by way of this anna amos that she truly killed the female. anna amos is 14 years vintage and by means of law, she remains a minor. but we will do all we are able to to peer what we will do. we are able to no longer depend on the confession of that female due to the fact she might not be the one accountable for the killing of that girl.
consistent with investigation, the lady has been going via loads of demanding situations together with her health and earlier than her death, she changed into down with a stroke. possibly any person else did and requested this little woman to very own up as the perpetrator. so, investigation in ongoing. we are able to strive our quality to unravel the scenario and the file can be made public,” nwabuzor said.