Six operatives of the taskforce on illegal packing, among others in Asaba, Delta State were yesterday hit by strange disappearance of their genital organs after they allegedly picked a wrapped paper in 7-book of Moses containing the sum of N3, 000.
It was reliably gathered that the men of the taskforce along the Asaba Onitsha Express way around Okwe in Asaba, stumbled on the wrapped paper, and unknown to them it contained N3, 000. Sources said that the six taskforce men who were clad in blue strife blue uniform and identified as the state government’s taskforce men, allegedly engaged in heated quarrels over sharing formula after picking the money from the ground when the bubble burst and they noticed there was sudden disappearance of their genital organs from their bodies.
Eye witness who claimed to Mama Juliet, said the victims in what appeared to be home movie, screened aloud that attracted passers-by to the scene in the early hours.
They were said to have been taken to a nearby Pentecostal church (name withheld) where the pastor in charge unraveled the mystery in the sudden disappearance of their genital organs.
The victims who spoke to our reporter on condition of anonymity said: “we picked the money in a wrapped paper that we were later told was 7-book of Moses, while we were arguing on the sharing formula, we discovered our genital organs disappeared in shock, and a woman took us to the church while we were crying”.
But residents of the area who also spoke to our reporter on condition of anonymity, said the money was wrapped in the 7-book of Moses by some unidentified armed robbers who allegedly operated in area a night before the day.
In a swift reaction, the pastor of the church, Pastor Ruben Ogor who claimed to have delivered the victims said: “I prayed on the 7-book of Moses for God to have mercies on the victims, and they were released, and got their genital organs bulk”.
The incident which rattled residents of the area spreads like wildfire as many who were not at the scene described it as rumour making the rounds.
Meanwhile, a middle aged woman (names withheld) was yesterday caught allegedly stealing cassava tubers from a neighbour’s farm in Oyede community, Isoko South Local Government area of the state.
The suspect was said to have caught by the owner of the farm during the early morning rains, and unknown to her the owner was watching her uprooted the cassava.
Confirming the incident, the community leader, Chief Addeh Godwin said the suspect was fined and set free.