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Student accuses soldier of rape

09 September 2014, 16:30

Ibadan - A National Diploma student of Mass Communication Department, Ibarapa Polytechnic, has accused a soldier attached to Operation Burst, Oyo State of raping her for 5 hours, Vanguard reports.

The victim said she was returning at about 10.30 pm on Friday after seeing a friend off when she was stopped by the soldier on the allegation of being a cult member.

Also read: Four soldiers accused of rape re-arraigned

She said the soldier threatened her with a knife if she refused to follow her to their office at Eruwa where she was raped repeatedly by the soldier.

Special Adviser to the Governor on Media, Dr. Festus Adedayo, said he was informed of the incident and has recommended the suspect for disciplinary measure for abandoning his duty post.

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