Delta state residents have been left bemused after a 19-year-old boy allegedly impregnated his mother while testing his love charm given
to him by a native doctor.
Reports gathered that the boy popularly called Ekenem had gone to a native doctor to prepare love charm for him to use on his mother
and one of the matrons in the college where he is a boarding student.
The woman’s husband deny being responsible for the pregnancy since he has been away for some time outside his Port Harcourt
operational base. The suspects mother while speaking to journalists said: “I did not know how it happened, but all I can say is that a young
man who looked like my son suddenly found his way into my room at the wee hours and I was speechless”.
The suspect spoke to journalists who were present at the police headquarters said: “I am deeply sorry for all that has happened, I did not
mean to do this. I saw myself falling in love with her after the love charm prepared for me. I have to confess because I know by so doing,
God will touch her mind and I know she will forgive me”.
“I suddenly found that I was making love to mum when I thought the charm will not work, and upon the revelation, I threatened to kill
her and the matter was reported to the police”, he added.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Celestina Kalu, revealed that the boy was arrested over threat to life.