He ordered that Dudu should be found and brought before him by all means giving a 24-hour ultimatum to remove all that they had inflicted the three-old-girl with and restore her to perfect health
Seven self-confessed witches have been arraigned before a court in Yola, Adamawa State for afflicting a three-year-old girl with an illness using demonic powers.
The seven witches are a 60-year-old woman, one still at large, and five minors.
The 60-year-old woman and the minors were brought before the Criminal Area Court 1, Yola, by a community leader and Sarkin Mayu Adamawa, Kabiru Garba after learning that the witches were behind the ill state of health of the three-year-old.
Halima Jonta, the 60-year-old confessed in court to have killed seven people in the seven years she has been a witch.
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The minor witches said in court that Halima Jonta and the witch still at large asked them to tie the three-year-old and put a stone in her stomach. They also claimed the soul of a dead person was planted in her.
‘With the soul of the dead in her, she can’t live a normal life,” they said.
They claimed the stone was already removed from her stomach but the dead soul still remained in her because removing it was beyond their power.
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Hon Umar Gangs who presided over the matter expressed anger over the minor witches saying they were introduced to witchcraft at a very tender age.
He ordered that Dudu should be found and brought before him by all means giving a 24-hour ultimatum to remove all that they had inflicted the three-old-girl with and restore her to perfect health.