16-Year-Old Girl Impregnated, Raped By Lagos Businessman After Her Abortion
One Adewale Fajemiroye, a businessman allegedly impregnated a 16-year-old girl, Ibukun, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State.
According to PUNCH, the victim is undergoing psychological and medical treatment in a shelter of the State Government.
The suspect, who is married with three children, was alleged to have forced the Junior Secondary School Two pupil to have an abortion in a medical centre in Ijegun, Ikotun.
About two weeks afterwards, the 43-year-old was alleged to have raped the victim again, threatening to deal with her if she told anyone about it.
Ibukun, who had stayed with the Fajemiroyes for about two years, was said to have confided in a friend, who informed her mother.
The friend’s mother was reported to have alerted policemen from the Ijede Police Division and the suspect was arrested.
However, it was gathered that policemen at the division allegedly asked the victim to return to the suspect’s house.
The friend’s mother was said to have contacted the Ikorodu office of the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender, which took the matter to the police command headquaters, Ikeja.