Oyo state police command has arrested a twenty-seven-year-old man, Ojo Adeagbo, for allegedly raping a thirteen-year-old girl in the Olodo area of Ibadan.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Adewale Osifeso confirmed the incident to newsmen.

He said the investigation had begun into the matter.

The suspect was said to be a friend of the senior brother of the rape victim and had been staying with the victim’s family for over two years.

Narrating her ordeal, the teenager, said Ojo had invited her to get something for him but on rising to the call, gagged her mouth and pounced on her.

She said, Ojo since the first encounter, eventually turned her into a sex slave and had been sexually assaulting her for the past seven months.

The teenager also revealed that the man was in the habit of wiping her private part with a new handkerchief any time she had carnal knowledge of her.

On why she did not report the case early, the teenager said Ojo had allegedly warned her not to tell her parents else he would kill all her family members.

Report says medical examination carried out on the teenager at the Oyo State Hospital, Yemetu, Ibadan confirmed that the hymen had been broken.

It was also gathered that Ojo Adeagbo had also attempted to have sexual intercourse with the eleven-year-old sister of the victim after watching a pornographic film with her.

Cynthia Akere

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