20170814

Pastor's Son Who Beheaded A Girl for Rituals Escapes

A pastor's son identified as Silas Anidi, who allegedly beheaded an 11-year-old girl Aghogho Igbi for ritual purposes in 201, has reportedly escaped from a remand home where he was kept in Sapele area of Delta state.

It was reported that Anidi, only son of the General Overseer of God Peculiar Evangelical Ministry in Sapele, was caught by neighbours when he also attempted to kill the deceased sister, Favour aged 13 after his friend in Ghana told him to bring a human head.

The suspect was said to be a family friend to the Igbi’s and in the course of a visit, beheaded the girl and was about to do same to her sister, Favour, when neighbours nabbed him.

According to Sapele Oghenek, Silas Anidi was then a 15-year-old boy, he confessed to the crime and was charged to court as he was ordered to be kept in a remand home under the management of one Barrister Collins.

It was further alleged that management of the remand home and the family of the killer conspired to release him through the back door. Now the parents of the slain girl are seeking for justice and want the authorities to come to her aid.