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Man accused of raping 10-year-old girl

15 August 2013, 10:59

Lagos - Police in Lagos have arrested a man, Ifeanyi Iwuji, for sexually abusing a 10-year-old girl at Sule Street, Mangoro, Ikeja, Punch reports.

It was gathered that the victim, the daughter of one of Ifeanyi's neighbours, had been a victim of sexual harassment for a long time without any one taking the situation seriously.

The suspect had asked the mother of the girl to allow her daughter to run on errand for him. She became suspicious when the girl was taking too long to return to her room.

She went to Ifeanyi's apartment where she found her daughter in the accused's bedroom. According to the victim, the abuse had been going on for several months but she was afraid to tell her parents.

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