Operating under this pretense, Rakiya goes from state to state, hotel to hotel, from business premises duping people obtaining goods under false pretense and making payments with fake bank alerts,” Mba stated.
“She has so perfected her act by developing and building confidence with people. She had a history of having committed this crime in Kwara and Plateau states and now Abuja.
It was gathered that the suspected ‘Yahoo Boy’ ritualist recently returned from Ghana a week ago and allegedly slaughtered his girlfriend in Benin.
The incident was said to have taken place in Egor Local Government Area, outskirts of Benin metropolis, where the suspect also hails from.
The PPRO said:
“The suspect’s name is Osas and his surname is unknown, who is a boyfriend of Elohor Oniorosa, daughter of one William Oniorosa, who also reported the incident to the police.
“Investigation is on while the suspect is on the run. The Incident happened on the 24th of December 2021,” the PPRO added.