Officials of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and some members of a vigilante group in Ile-Ife, Osun State, have discovered a place where some criminals are selling human parts.
Public Relations Officer, Osun NSCDC, Mr. Ayo Olowe, confirmed the incident. But human parts were not found at the shrine.
Our correspondent gathered on Friday that the discovery of the camp caused panic among residents of the ancient town.
Four suspected members of the syndicate operating at the market were said to have been caught and handed over to the police.
Those arrested in connection with the shrine are: Aliyu, Eneji John, Tosin Olalekan, and Segun Fakanyi . They were said to be employees of Aliyu in the shrine.
One of the residents of the area who identified himself as Niyi Adewumi, told our correspondent that security officials acting on a tip off discovered the scary site located at Sarajo area along Ifewara Road in Ile Ife on Wednesday.
He said that the hideout which had shrine, small coffins and blood in some kegs.
According to him, an underground tunnel of about one kilometer long was discovered at the place and scary objects suspected to be human parts were found at the place.
Source: Punch Nigeria