Oyo state police command has apprehended one Gbenga Oduola, Okada rider, who allegedly
abducted a woman, Bosede Jimoh (34) with her five-year-old son, Fadeyi Opeyemi Ramadan, raped
the woman and then cut the head of the boy at his house in Igbo-Ora community in Ibarapa Central
Local Government Area of the state on December 9th.
The suspect was paraded before newsmen on Friday, December 20th, 2019. The state
Commissioner of Police, Shina Olukolu, said the woman and her deceased son had boarded a
commercial motorcycle with Gbenga Oduola as the driver. Instead of taking the passengers to their
destination, Gbenga took them to his house where he raped the woman and then killed her son.
The commissioner said the suspect raped woman three times before daybreak.
“The following day, December 9, the motorcyclist took the victim’s son to another room
in the house where he beheaded him with a cutlass. He confessed to having dumped the
remains of the boy at a nearby bush beside his house, where they were recovered and
deposited at the General Hospital mortuary for autopsy,” CP Olukolu said.
According to the suspect, he said he liked her and intended to marry the deceased. He said was
taking the deceased to her destination, he asked her out and she agreed. He maintained he doesn’t
know why he killed her son. The suspect said this while speaking with newsmen.
“I then took her to my house where we had sex. I didn’t know why I beheaded the boy. I
didn’t abduct them. I made love advances to the woman and she agreed, so I took them
home. She had even agreed to marry me but I didn’t know why I killed the boy; it was
the devil’s work.”
The suspect revealed that he had been married to two women previously but they left him so he
became desperate to marry another.
According to the Police commissioner the suspect will be arraigned in court soon.