A teenage woman has narrated how her father and his three associates defiled her at Orji neighborhood in Owerri North Native Authorities Space of Imo State.
The sufferer, 15, mentioned her 44-year-old father, Chinomso Okonkwo, has been committing the crime since she was 13 years outdated whereas he invited his associates sooner or later.
She narrated her ordeal within the final two years to reporters on Thursday in Owerri, the Imo state capital.
The woman who’s a secondary faculty pupil is alleged to be staying along with her father, a business bus driver after her mom separated from him.
She mentioned was pleased and fulfilled that the regulation has lastly caught up along with her father and known as for the arrest of Chinomso’s accomplices.
The 15-year-old mentioned she was defiled for 2 years.
The sufferer’s father who has been arrested by the police confessed to reporters that he dedicated the crime.
He, nonetheless, claimed that he solely had canal data of his daughter as soon as and never repeatedly.
Chinomso mentioned that he couldn’t clarify what came visiting him at the moment, insisted that he by no means invited his associates.
On his half, the Public Relations Officer of the State Police Command, Orlando Ikeokwu, mentioned preliminary investigation revealed that the motion by the suspect has been a recurring one for the final two years.
He added that thorough investigations have been ongoing to unravel the thriller behind the motion of the sufferer’s father.
Ikeokwu disclosed that the police have been additionally on the path of different fleeing suspects and gave an assurance that these discovered culpable can be prosecuted accordingly.
The incident has triggered reactions from some people and teams, together with the Worldwide Federation of Girls Legal professionals (FIDA).
FIDA Chairperson in Imo, Chizaram Egwim, condemned the motion in its entirety and vowed to make sure the sufferer will get justice.