A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has ordered four men to be remanded in Ikoyi Prisons for allegedly killing their colleague and removing his heart for a ritual.
Daniel Luka, 24, Audu Isaiah, 24, Wavi David, 20 and Ayuba Musa, 24. They are standing trial on a two-count charge of conspiracy and murder.
Prosecuting Sergeant Modupe Olaluwoye told the court that the men committed the offences on May 22 at Alasia along Oke-Ira road in Ajah, near Lagos.
Olaluwoye alleged that the accused had been patronising a ritualist, who had asked them for a human heart in exchange for wealth.