WitchCraft Woman Who Turned To Bird In Ajegunle, Lagos (Photo)By KellyChi 07:07 Thu, 22 May 2014 Comments
Residents of Ajegunle area of Lagos were,
thrown into shock, after a bird was said to have
transformed into an old woman who confessed
a witch, Vanguard reports.
The dark-complexioned nonagenarian with tribal
who spoke in Yoruba, told a bewildered crowd
was on her way back to Ibadan, Oyo State (as a
when she missed her track.
She was also said to have told the mammoth
her mystical powers disappointed her because it
Eye-witnesses told Vanguard that three black
seen at about 7am, flying side‑by‑side along
Then, all of a sudden, one of them landed on a
pick‑up van owned by Eko Electricity
An eye witness who identified himself simply as
Okafor said: “Immediately the bird landed on the
transformed into an old woman.
“Everyone ran away at first but we later gathered
the woman only to discover that she had a
bruise on her
forehead with which she landed.
“When we asked her what her mission was, she
three of them were sent to Lagos from their
Ibadan but that on their way back, they missed
“She said they started hovering in the area until it
morning, adding that she fell because she was
“She also told us that she initially did not want to
embark on the journey and that she used to
witchcraft activities to Ibadan because of her age.
“She was thereafter taken to the Baale of
she confessed to have killed her husband
Policemen from Layeni Police Division were said
been contacted to prevent the woman from
lynched and they came and took her away.
Police sources told Vanguard that the woman
released to any of her relations who shows up,
explaining that the law does not recognise
“She has not committed any crime and
therefore, be released to any member of
family who shows up. We did not arrest
only prevented a likely jungle justice,” the
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