Chigozie Osuocha, a man accused of defiling his 12-year-old niece, has said that he only slept with her five times at their Olodi Apapa area of Lagos. Findings revealed he had brought the girl from Imo state in July, 2017 after he promised her parents he would enrol her in a school.
The suspect was reported to have made the statement to operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command during interrogation. It was learnt that the victim had been sighted around 10pm on Thursday at Mile 2, after alighting from a commercial bus from Olodi Apapa. She was reportedly with two of the suspect’s children, aged four and six.Benita was about to board another vehicle to Maza Maza when she was intercepted by a policeman, who took her for questioning on how she came about the two children. She was said to have told the policeman that she was returning to Imo after her uncle sexually assaulted her. She claimed the kids had insisted on following her. She said that Osuocha usually returned early from work whenever he wanted to have sex with her. She said he would lock the children out of the house while he committed the act. She stated that the eldest child, who is six, leaked the secret to his mother but her uncle had pleaded with her promising not to repeat the act.