A statement from the Lagos state police command spokesperson, Chike Oti says a Togolese national was arrested for child abuse and defilement.
The 31-year old Togolese national, Dominic Samson living at 38 Olusesan street Ejigbo is in police custody for sexually abusing and sodomising underaged girls.
The father of one of the victims, made a formal complaint to the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Ejigbo police station, Olabisi Okufowobi, on Oct.8, 2018.
According to the victim’s father, his neighbour Dominic Samson raped and defiled his 15-year-old daughter.
The DPO of Ejigbo police station, with an extensive training in children and women right, interrogated the victim.
Furthermore, a thorough investigation revealed that the 15-year-old girl was not the only victim of Dominic’s perversion. According to her, the suspect would gather her and 5 other girls in a room, for a sex orgy.
Where all manner of sexual perversion is meted on the young girls, within the age bracket of (13-15 years old). The suspect would defile them and force them to have anal sex with him.
After sodomising them, he will give these minors fifty naira each. All 5 victims of the suspect’s sexual abuse were identified and interrogated, except the sixth young girl.
A doctor’s report from Mirabel health centre also confirmed that these young girls were sexually assaulted.
The Commissioner of Police Lagos state, Edgal Imohimi, once again admonishes parents to be mindful of their children. As that is the only panacea to the rising cases of sexual exploitation and abuse of children.