Blessing Jimoh has confessed to butchering her aged mother, Ijeoma Odo, to death with a cutlass on the instruction of her pastor.
According to the 30-year-old Blessing, her pastor told her that her mother was behind her ordeals.
She told the police that she killed her mother while the both of them were working in a farm in the Ile-Oluji area in Ondo State.
”lt was my pastor that told me that my mother was behind my insanity and that I should find a solution to my problem,” she said while being paraded by the Ondo State Police Command.
“It was like something was pushing me to kill my mother after my pastor told me she was behind my insanity. I was not happy with what I did.
“My pastor told me that my mother is a witch that she is the one behind my insanity.
” So after appealing to her and there were no changes, I have to kill her to see if my sanity would be restored”
“I cut off her neck with a cutlass. It was my pastor that said my mother was a witch.
” My mother is from Enugu State. I really don’t know what came over me,” she added.
According to the police, son of the deceased Odoh Tochukwu reported the case of her missing mother at the ile,- Oluji police station.
Police commissioner, Bolaji Salami said that the case is currently with the SCIID for discreet investigation.