Witches Tried To Initiate Me After My Role In 'koto Orun'- Iya Gbonkan
Popular veteran Yoruba actress, Margaret Bandele Olayinka also known as Iya Gbonkan has revealed that she almost lost her life after acting the movie “Koto Orun”
The thespian made this known in an interview with “Japagogo TV”. Iya Gbonkan came into limelight after her controversial role as a dreaded witch in the infamous movie (Koto Orun) Produced by late Yekini Ajileye .
Iya Gbonkan also talked about how she was almost forced by the witches to join their coven.
“After shooting Yekini Ajileye’s Koto Orun, we were all confronted with different challenges. About 5 days after the production, i was sleeping and some people started flogging me in my dream. I was flogged mercilessly. They asked me how i got to know how witches behave. Thank God my husband was still alive as at that time. if not for him, i would have died. About three days after the incident, They asked me to join their witch coven. They tried persuading me to join the coven” She said…
She also opened up on how she dealt with the witch who tried to initiate her into their coven, which eventually led to the witch’s death. Revealed that she used a turning stick (Oregun in Yoruba) to hit the witch while she approached her at 12 midnight bathing naked.
“After i told the witch i was not interested because i have a God. She kept on troubling me every 12 midnight. The night i dealt with her, i was bathing in the veranda, since i knew she would come at midnight, i already held a turning stick, as she approached me i asked; hey “Abangada” the deceitful bird. the cruel bird what do you want? As she wanted to peck me i hit her with the turning stick. The side where i hit her made her sick from then till her death.”
See the interview and some of the scenes where she really displayed her witchcraft: https://9jainfoparrot.com.ng/iya-gbonkan-interview/