Laura Ikeji, sister of billionaire blogger, Linda Ikeji has taken to social media to narrate how a lady she helped with a dollar bill in Abuja ran for her dear life for fear of being used for money rituals.
In a post shared on Instagram handle, the fashion mogul recounted the shock that befell her after a mother of three whom she offered her a sum of $100 at the airport, prayed silently, then took to her heels afterwards.
According to the mother of two, the yet to be identified woman had thought the fashion entrepreneur wanted to use her for rituals for offering her such an amount of money
‘‘So outside the airport in Abuja, I saw a woman with 3 little kids, she was selling something in a nylon bag. The kids looked exhausted, so i offered her a $100, the moment she saw the money, she started praying silently then ran away from me. She thought i wanted to use her for money rituals i guess. She ran ehn”
Naija News understands that incidents of ritual killings have assumed an alarming rate in Nigeria with young people indulging in the barbaric act, all in the bid to gain influence and fast money.
The occurrence had led the House of Representatives after deliberations, to declare a national emergency on the unwavering number of killings in the country.