OKEKUNLE SUNDAY, IBADAN
Eromosele Mahmud, 47, has been arrested by the Rivers State Police Command for allegedly defiling and impregnating his 16-year-old daughter who he has been raping for the past five years.
Mahmud, who is a native of Esako west local government in Edo state but lives in portharcourt, also a single parent and father of three children has confessed to the igneous crime after he was nabbed by the police today said he has been defiling his daughter since she was 12.
He had however pleaded that the daughter’s two-month-old pregnancy be nurtured till delivery, because he is not a fan of abortion.
Mahmud had however stated that is problem is more of a spiritual one and that he is happy his daughter has finally gained her freedom and free from the spiritual problem they are both in.
The daughter on her own part says the father sleeps with her after threatening her not to pay her school fees and buy her things she needs in school if she does not allow him have his way with her.
Nnamdi Omoni the Police Public Relations Officer, Edo state, said the suspect will be charged to court as soon as the investigation is done with.