Lagos - A nine-year-old girl has died after consistent forced sexual intercourse by a 14-year-old boy in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State, Punch reports.
The father of the girl took the girl to Ikorodu General Hospital to receive medical attention after she complained of pains in her vaginal and stomach areas.
The girl confessed she was raped by Onyi Adimabua, the son of the proprietor of the school the girl attended, after the doctor revealed the nature of her injuries to the father. Upon the death of the girl, a lynch mob gathered to kill the boy.
However the situation was reported to the nearby police station and police swung into action to save the boy.
Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, who confirmed the incident expressed shock at the incident.
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