The Cross River State Police command has arrested a 45-year-old suspected ritualist Micheal Bassey, who identified himself as a pastor of the United Evangelical Church.
According to the news, the state commissioner of police, Mr. Sikiru Akande that the pastor was arrested after series of complaints from his neighborhood reached the place of command. Speaking further in an interview, the area residents reported that he has been threatening to take away their lives.
Responding to the call for protection of life and property, the Police swung into action, stormed his residence, only to discover that he has a human skull.
Other items found within his possession include a carved human image tied with a red cloth, one of the resident’s pictures connected with a red cloth, a Bible, and some praying materials.
After the suspects have been paraded and questioned about how he acquired a human skull, he refused to admit it. Upon questioning, he told the security agents that he knows nothing concerning the human head. He also said to them that he is not using it for any spiritual operation.