A herbalist has been arrest for allegedly killing his girlfriend after giving her concoction to drink in other to terminate her pregnancy.

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According to Vanguard, detectives in the Ondo State Police command have picked up a suspect in connection to the death of a 20-years-old undergraduate of the Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo.

The victim Wunmi Agbeluyi was a student of National Diploma (ND) Science Laboratory Technology (SLT) impregnated by her herbalist borfriend.

The pair had initially planned for an abortion which led to the suspect giving her a concoction to drink.

It was further gathered that few days after the victim took the said concoction she developed severe abdominal pains.


The suspect later took the victim to a local hospital with the hope that they could flush out the remnant of the pregnancy but it eventually led to more complications.

Wummi was later relocate her to the State general hospital where she died due to the persistent pains she suffered.

According to the victims sister Funke, she said Wummi told her before she died that she never knew the concontion her boyfriend gave her was to terminate her pregnancy.

The suspect and the medical doctor that helped in flushing the pregnancy have been arrested and being quizzed at Special Investigative Bureau (SIB).