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Sex trafficker to serve 20 years

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, pictured) preyed on 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 Osolase's three vulnerable victims, one aged just 14.

At Canterbury Crown Court on Friday, he was found guilty of five counts of trafficking for sexual exploitation, and one each of rape and sexual activity with a child.

Sentencing him, Judge Adele Williams told Osolase that he was "devoid of conscience".

Irish Independent