Frustrated Ogboni Cult Member Blows up and Open Their Secret in New Confession
Truly sounds like a story out of Nollywood,
according to DailySun, 54 year old frustrated
Ogboni member, Chris Obi, in a new
them is crying out that after being a member
cult for 15 years, a cult he joined cos they
to make him wealthy overnight, he has
nothing to show for it. Then when he finally
made up his mind to
leave, which he eventually did, the cult people
for his life.
Obi who is based in Onitsha, Anambra State is
that he lost 15 of his early years in search of
where nothing is given free. Not ready to keep
sealed lips, Obi, who was once a machine
with a firm in Onitsha before turning to
told Saturday Sun his story: â€œI joined Ogboni
because I wanted to be very rich. I
was deceived by friends. But I was in it for 15
without getting any riches. I was only dining
high and mighty. They were only feeding me.
Whenever we go for meetings, which we call
meetings, I used to eat sumptuous meals and
drink so much. That would make me happy
but once I
come back home, I became sad because I
poor and couldnâ€™t feed my family.
Before I was accepted to join the society, I
registered. I even paid a registration fee. It was
about N75,000 that I paid before they gave
me a form to fill. I was asked to supply some
information in the form. Such information
the names of my first born, my wife, my
and my age, among others.
We were also asked to pay for certain things
gadgets, they cost N30,000 but I paid only
N20,000. I got the money from my
contribution in the firm I was
working before I joined the society. After filling
form, they gave a date for my initiation into
While giving account of his initiation into the
said he was given a blood-like liquid in a
calabash to drink as a mark that he would
keep the secrets of the
society, which he is now determined to break
damn the consequence.
â€œAt the initiation venue, they provided a coffin,
covered with a black cloth. I was also given a
and an handkerchief among other things I
canâ€™t mention here. There were traditional
presided over the initiation. I remember the
shouted some incantations which I later
were warnings for me that what I was joining
wasnâ€™t a childâ€™s play.
After that, they put the ring into my hand and
said that it was a covenant that demands that I
sealed lips about the activities of the society. I
also given some liquid in a calabash to drink;
liquid looked like red wine, but it was very red.
cannot really say how it tasted. We were
were initiated that day and we all drank the red
When we had taken the drink, we were
congratulated and welcomed to the society
huge promises that we would get all the riches
the powers that we desired. I went home that
feeling on top of the world. I was excited that I
have found a smart way to be come very
richâ€, he stated.
To reassure himself that he was on the right
would use some of the magical powers given
through rings and handkerchief. He explained:
â€œThe ring that I was given could be described
both magical and fetish. I was told that I could
just disappear in the face of danger if I wore it.
didnâ€™t make me to disappear at any time.
never got myself into trouble with anyone
all I wanted was to be very rich. So, I did my
stay out of trouble.
The handkerchief did remarkable things for
me. With it I hypnotized people to do my
bidding. For instance,
I was able to pay far less than what I bought
sellers whenever I went to the market to buy
I could buy things and ensure my bags are full
foodstuffs and other things with just N1,000
even get some balance from the sellers. The
handkerchief enables me to cheat sellers by
Not satisfied with those little benefits from the
magical powers given him, frustration began
to set in
when he could not understand what he would
get the real wealth he needed. According to
him: â€œthere was no time I was categorically
told how to
make wealth or get riches but each time I
them when it would happen, they would tell
me that I
should just continue to attend the meetings
effort to get deeper and know more about the
society. They said that in due course I would
find out how to get riches. So, I carried on
with them, with
the hope that one day, they would reveal to
to become rich indeed.â€
The beginning of the end, however, began
further inquiry on how to get the desired
was told that he had to sacrifice his first son.
In his narration, he said:
â€œSomething happened about six years ago
made me have a second thought about the
and desired to take a walk from them.
I ran into a member of the society with whom
been initiated the same time. That means we
the same level in the society. I knew the man
as wretched as a church rat before our
when I met him in 2008, he had become
stupendously rich. He rode a very expensive
car and I envied him.
He took me to a big restaurant in Onitsha
and there he bought me sumptuous meal and
worth thousands of naira. When we got
told me about how rich he had become. He
he had built a business empire for himself and
dealt with white men in Hong Kong. The man
took me to
one of his firms where he prints many fake
documents for several business transactions.
he wouldnâ€™t get caught because of his
with the society.
When I asked him how he struck it rich, that
was when he dropped the bombshell, saying
that he had
to sacrifice his first son. He said that thereafter,
continued to kill his other unborn male
his wife. He said that whenever his wife was
pregnant and was about to give birth, he
out the sex of the baby and if it turns out to be
a male, he would use his powers to kill the
it would be delivered.â€
The confession of his colleague dropped the
from his eyes and then it dawned on him that
needed to take a decision to proceed and do
or take a walk. He eventually chose the latter.
According to Obi:
â€œI was shocked at what he said. He added that
had built houses both at Onitsha and his
confession opened my eyes to what I was
to do to get riches. It became crystal clear to
the society expects me to also sacrifice my
first son to become rich and I shuddered at
the thought of it. I
love my family so much. They are all I have in
world. In fact, I wanted to get rich quick so as
to give my
family the best in life but it was the same
was being demanded as sacrifice for the
Suddenly, I began to realize that I was foolish
accepted to join the cult for riches. I regretted
heeding the advice from my friends who lured
me into it. My friends, particularly the one who
general secretary of the society, had deceived
with great promises of wealth, they had even
me that they saw my fatherâ€™s name in the
membership list when they were checking the
names of past late members. But the scales fell
off my eyes with what I discovered from my
who sacrificed his children.â€
From that point, Chris chose to draw the battle
with a group he had served for 15 years.
â€œSuddenly, I began to hate the society. I
make myself to attend the meetings again and
I began to burn the fetish items they gave me.
few days that they didnâ€™t see me at the
they sent that my rich friend to me.
He came to ask why I was being absent at
and I told him that if the only way for me to
is to sacrifice my family, I was opting out. He
looked angry when I told him that and warned
the consequences of quitting the society. A
persuasions and threats followed for
sometime so as
to make me change my mind but I stood my
and drew closer to God and was praying
After a while, I thought they would let me be.
But they told me through their delegation that
wanted to leave me because I had not got
through them. They added that my soul
been demanded by them if I had got riches
quitting. That means they would have killed
captured my soul as punishment.â€ He said at
the point he was almost relaxing it was all
over, the cult struck.
â€œI thought they had gone out of my life
when they said this, little did I know that they
actually planning to get rid of me gradually.
year, 2008, I had a minor accident and it got
my legs swollen. And the legs continued to
swell the more.
It defied all kinds of treatment I sought for it. In
attended many churches for a miracle of
paid tithes, huge offerings and even bought
the churches but nothing happened until last
January when I attended the crusade of the
Chosen Charismatic Revival Ministries at Mgbidi
where I eventually got my deliverance from
attackâ€, Obi stated with a sigh of relief.
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