A 40-year-old man, of Maska village in Funtua Local Government Area of Katsina State, is now in prison custody on the orders of a Katsina Senior Magistrate Court for using “Juju” to sleep with seven married women.
The man identified as Sani Idris was accused of having sexual intercourse with seven women after which he hypnotized them.
He was accused of hypnotizing and having sexual intercourse with seven married women.,
The report gathered reveals that he lied to his victims claiming that their husbands were wizards and members of the occult.
Idris has been accused of rape and attempts to commit an offence to wit causing miscarriage, the police said it is contrary to the penal code in section 283 and 95.
Idris has been remanded in prison custody on Friday and adjourned his case till July 24, 2017, for further hearing.
One of the husbands of the victims, Muntari Samaila, has also lodged a complaint to the police at the Central Police Station in Funtua.
He allegedly told the police that on June 11, 2017, his wife Maimunatu aged 19 has reported to him about a soothsayer who phoned her requesting that she come down to his place located at a village in Maska.
On getting to the house, Idris allegedly told Maimunatu that her husband was a wizard and that he would help her to “tackle him.”
The accused was said to have thereafter prepared some concoction for Maimunatu to drink to abort her one-month pregnancy after which he recited some incantations.
After all, has been said, Idris had sex with Maimunatu and warned her not to tell anyone.
“Upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to have committed the offence and further said he had done the same thing to other women,” the police First Information Report stated.