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Sex trafficker used witchcraft

A SEX trafficker who used African witchcraft rituals to silence young girls smuggled into Britain to be sold on as prostitutes has been jailed for 20 years.

Osezua Osolase (42), who was found guilty of trafficking for sexual exploitation, preyed on poverty-stricken Nigerian orphans and tricked them into travelling to the UK with the promise of a better life.

West African juju rituals were used to instil terror into three vulnerable victims, Canterbury Crown Court was told.