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Woman, 70, killed over witchcraft practice in Delta

By Daniel Anokwuru

A 70-year-old mother of six, identified as Mrs. Egeonyibo Ogbeh, has been killed in her farm in Obetim Uno, in Afo, Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State.

The Nigerian Xpress learnt that the deceased was killed, on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, over alleged witchcraft practice.

One of the deceased’s sons, Mr. Collins Ogbeh, who spoke with our correspondent, said that the youths of the community had accused the deceased of being a witch.

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He said she was accused of holding the destiny of the youths in her hands.

It was also reported that deceased’s husband, Mr.Ogbuiji Ogene Ogbeh, had gone spiritual to unravel the identities of those behind the killing.

Collins added that the matter had been reported to the police in the state for further investigation.