The Ogun State Police have arrested Babatunde Kolawole, a self-proclaimed native doctor, for being in possession of a fresh male corpse.
Kolawole said he was “trying to revive the deceased,” according to the police statement.
“Preliminary investigations have commenced, and although the suspect did not deny the incident, he claims to be a native doctor who was attempting to revive the deceased. However, it remains unclear how the suspect obtained the fresh corpse during the late hours of the night.
“The Sango Ota Divisional Police Officer is urging members of the community to provide any useful information related to the incident by volunteering information.
“The community members can assist the police in their investigation and help shed light on this disturbing occurrence.”