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Delta Speaker's aide arrested for defiling a 7-year old girl

25 July 2016, 15:14

Delta - An aide to the Speaker of Delta House of Assembly, Monday Igbuya, John Onose, has been arrested for allegedly defiling a seven-year-old girl, Saharareporters reports.

The 54-year-old former councillor of Sapele Local Government Council of the State, was arrested policemen attached to the Sapele Police Station, Sapele Local Government Area of Delta State.

Onose, on Tuesday, was said to have lured the victim, a KG2 pupil, to a bush close to his home at Fovie Street, Sapele, where he raped her.

The child’s mother, according to Daily Post, discovered what happened when she saw blood gush out of her daughter’s vagina and anus the next day.

The suspect, reportedly married, with six children, was confronted by the girl’s mother after her daughter revealed what happened to her.

The child’s mother, identified as Onome Ojakovo, explaining the incident to journalists at the Sapele Central Hospital, where the girl is currently receiving treatment, said her daughter had earlier complained that she was having pain in her anus but she didn’t take her serious.

A top officer in Sapele Police Station confirmed the development, adding that the suspect has been arrested.

The officer said that the result of the medical test on the child was still being awaited.

- News 24


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