Afeez Olalere, 32 who was arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Police Command, during interrogation, confessed to killing his brother for ritual with the help of his mother.
According to Afeez, who is a suspected yahoo boy, he was encourage to carry out the deadly act by his mother.
The fraudster was arrested by the police during a stop-and-search operation along Itamaga, Ikorodu Road, Lagos State.
“my mother took me to an herbalist who told me if I want to be successful in the yahoo business, I will have to sacrifice one life and that person must be a sibling to me.”
It was gathered that, after the visit to the herbalist, who told him that he will have to sacrifice one of his siblings to be successful in life.
His mother suggested his 21-year-old brother which he did with the help of a poison.
Afeez further explained that his brother died 20 minutes after consuming the deadly poison.
He then, went further and harvested the required body parts while the remains was wrapped and headed to a mortuary.
“The things he would need to prepare a concoction with are his thumbs, his hair, fingers and a passport photograph. He said;
“So, we went back home and thought about it, then my mother suggested that we use my younger brother since he is just 21 years old.
“She also brought the poison which we gave him to eat. He died within 20minutes after consuming the food. I was the one who cut out the body parts needed. We then wrapped his dead body and headed to the mortuary.”