Ekiti State High Court sitting in Ado Ekiti on Thursday, July 1, sentenced a self-acclaimed prophet, Olakanye Oni, to life imprisonment for manslaughter.
According to the prosecution team, the convict sometimes in March, 2017, invited one Gbadamosi Omowale from Lagos to Ado Ekiti on the pretence that he has solution to her barrenness.
On getting to his Church at Palace of Mercy, in Ado Ekiti, the convict hypnotized the victim and lured her into his room. He thereafter spread a white cloth on her and raped her.
The convict used white handkerchief to clean the victim’s private part and inserted a substance believed to be potash into her vgia. He also collected a sum of N52,000 from the victim.
The victim’s vgia got decayed as a result of the substance inserted into it by the convict and this resulted into the victim’s eventual death.
In his judgement, Hon. Justice A . A. Adesodun held that the prosecution proved the case beyond reasonable doubt. Justice Adesodun pronounced the defendant guilty of the offence of manslaughter and sentenced him to life imprisonment.