A 20-year-old girl who is identified as Abdulrahman Safau Omowumi has been raped and matcheted to death at Gerewu area of Ilorin metropolis.
It was gathered that the deceased was, until her death a student of Bathelomew College of Health Technology, Shao in Moro local government area of Kwara State.
According to reports, she left home on Saturday 27th of June around 4pm and she did not return home till Sunday morning. The family reported to the police.
The police later said to find her corpse beside a river at Oko-oba in Gerewu village on Sunday morning, with matchet cuts on her head and she was suspected to have been raped.
Her corpse was deposited at the Ilorin General Hospital morgue.
This is a common crime especially in some parts of Southwest Nigeria.
Recently, there had been incessant reports of similar crime in Akinyele local government area of Oyo State.
There are guesses that the females who killed are used for ritual purposes and this crime have been committed without apprehending many of the curprits.