A masquerader and one of his followers have been arrested by the police in Ondo for allegedly stabbing a 30-year old man identified as Femi Makanjuola to death.
Femi, 30, was stabbed to death for allegedly refusing to give the masquerader, identified as Olu Olowokere, money.
Police Commissioner in the, Olugbenga Adeyanju, said on Tuesday that the deceased was allegedly murdered during a festival in Akure by Olu and his 75-year old aide, Adaramola Ajuloko.
The police boss said, “On Oct. 6, a 33-year-old Seun Makanjuola of Adu Memorial, off Saint Francis Grammar School Gaga, Akure reported at ‘B’ Division Police Station that his younger brother was stabbed to death for refusing to give masquerader and his follower money.
“The masquerader, Olowokere and one Adaramola Ajuloko were arrested while one Deji Dada of Jeje Street, Danjuma and Sunday Adaramola of Olorunsogo Street, Gaga, Akure are still at large”.
Adeyanju added that both suspects would be charged to court after the investigation.