A self acclaimed spiritualist, Adewale Salami, 35,
has been arraigned before Oshodi Magistrate's
court, Lagos State, for allegedly defrauding a
company worker, Yinka Kayode to the tune of
N11 million on a false pretence of helping him to
perform rituals to kill his employers so that he
would take over the company.
Yinka who was a staff of Chivita Company Limited
located at Ajao Estate, Lagos, reportedly
approached Salami and asked him to perform
some spiritual work so that he would terminate
the lives of his employers and own the company.
Salami promised to do so if he would pay the
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Yinka reportedly went with the money to Aviation
Estate, Mafoluku, Oshodi. He started paying him
the money to the tune of N11 million.
After the payment, his employers did not die as
Salami promised. Instead the company sacked
He went to Salami for refund of his money since
he did not do what he asked him to do. Salami
bolted with the money and left him to his fate.
He later realised that he had been duped by
Salami and went to the police station. He
reported that he was duped by Salami.
The police arrested Salami and charged him to
court for stealing and obtaining under false
pretence under section 419 and 390 of the
criminal code 2003.
Part of the charge reads:" That you Adewale
Salami on the same date, time and place did
obtain the money from Yinka under false
pretence that you will perform ritual for him to
terminate the lives of his employers which was
He pleaded not guilty.
The presiding Magistrate, Mrs. Osho Adebiyi
granted him bail in the sum of N1 million with two
sureties in like sum. The matter was adjourned to