Operatives of the Lagos Police Command have arrested two males for allegedly raping their teenage daughters in Ikorodu and Bariga areas of the state.
The suspects, Eke Kanu, 61, and Chibuike Kalu, 33, allegedly took benefit of their kids at completely different occasions and threatened to hurt them in the event that they instructed anybody concerning the improvement.
Kanu, a resident of Ebute street, Igbogbo in Ikorodu allegedly impregnated his 19-year-old daughter and compelled her to have an abortion.
The person, who was reported at Ikorodu Police Division by members of FIDA, was mentioned to have taken the woman to a chemist the place they administered medication and injections on her after he realised she was pregnant.
He was alleged to have began raping the woman when she was a lot youthful and at all times threatened to hurt her ought to she inform anybody about it.
Equally, Kalu, a resident of Amodu Avenue, Bariga, alleged raped his 14-year-old daughter on June 26.
In line with an announcement by police spokesman Bala Elkana, the survivors have been taken to Mirable Centre for medical consideration and forensic examination.
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“The suspects have been arrested. Kanu was taken to State Legal Investigation Division (SCID), Panti for discreet investigation and diligent prosecution. Kalu confessed to raping his 14-year-old daughter and can be charged to court docket,” he mentioned.
The police additionally arrested a 26-year-old man, Chinedu Obi, for allegedly raping his employer’s 12-year-old twin daughters at Aguda, Surulere.
Obi dedicated the alleged offence on June 16, when their mom left him in her home with the women.
It was gathered that the suspect began raping the twins final 12 months after he lured them with N200
Elkana, who confirmed the incident mentioned Commissioner of Police (CP) Hakeem Odumosu, had ordered the switch of the case to Gender Unit, State Headquarters, Ikeja for discreet investigation and diligent prosecution.
“CP suggested dad and mom to not belief anybody with their children, particularly feminine kids. He additional reaffirmed the dedication of the command to repeatedly apprehend sexual offenders, wherever they’re within the state and make them face the total weight of the legislation,” he mentioned.