A 27-year old man, named Mutiu Adekunle, has passed away after drinking a herbal mixture given to him by a Muslim cleric in Osogbo, Osun state.
Folasade Odoro, the Osun state police command spokesperson who confirmed the incident, stated that late Adekunle and one of his friend, identified as Olayiwola Opeyemi, had gone to see an Islamic spiritualist, named Alfa Nureni Suleiman, for solutions to their problems and they were given a liquid herbal concoction to drink. Both of them developed some complications after taking the herbal mixture and were quickly rushed to the hospital afterwards. Sadly, Mutiu later died after all efforts made by the doctors to save his life failed, while his friend, Opeyemi is currently battling for his life.
Odoro went ahead to disclosed that the spiritualist has been apprehended by the police while the remains of the deceased has been deposited in the morgue of Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital (LAUTECH), Osogbo for autopsy.