By Richard Thomas, Ibadan
The Anti Human Trafficking and Child Protection Unit of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Oyo State Command has arraigned two suspects before Magistrate Adetuyibi P O of Iyaganku Family Court 2 for rape.
Speaking after the sitting today at the Command State Headquarters Agodi, Ibadan. The State Commandant CC Iskilu Akinsanya made it known that the two suspects Olalekan Joshua male, 16, a Barber and native of Ibadan from Onipasan area of Odejayi who raped a minor of 8, name withheld in her mother’s shop on December 18, 2020 around 8pm.
The second suspect Olaniyi Segun indigene of Ondo State who resides at No 3 Farayola Street Bodija Ibadan, age 2, a Hotel attendance also lured a female minor name withheld age 16 to his apartment while the victim was sent on an errand to buy Petrol at a filling station.
Olaniyi Segun raped the victim and impregnated her in the process.
Meanwhile, the Magistrate Adetuyibi P O. of family Court 2 Iyaganku Ibadan later remanded the two suspects at Abolongo Correctional Service Oyo and adjourned the case to 15/04/2021.
The state commandant who frowns at the two incidents warned all the people indulged in such act to desist as NSCDC will not hesitate to punish offenders.
He admonished the parents to take proper care of their children and also encouraged them to be disciplined and contented with what they were given.