Bankole Taiwo, Abeokuta
Police in ogun state said it has arrested one Emmanuel Ikhine aged 52 for forcefully having unlawful carnal knowledge of his 18 year old daughter and impregnating her.
Emmanuel Ikhine who resides at No 6, Iyaniwura street Joju area of Sango Ota account to statement from the Police Public Relations Officer for the state command, DSP AbimbolaOyeyemi was arrested following a report by one Yemisi Ashade.
Ashade, according to the statement, was said to have lodged complaint with the police that the victim reported to her of how her father had been abusing her sexually whenever she is alone at home threatening to deal with her if she dares told anyone about it.
The rape victim allegedly stated further that she could no longer bear the sexual assault hence her decision to cry out.
Upon the report, the DPO Sango Ota CSP Godwin Idehai detailed his detectives to the scene where the randy father was said to have been promptly arrested.
The suspect in his confessional statement stated that he had been having carnal knowledge of the victim long before now since he has separated with his wife.
The victim who claimed to be the only girl among the three children of her father explained how the suspect had been sleeping with her whenever her two brothers were not around with threat to deal with her if she dare tell anyone but that she had to summon courage and report the ugly act to their neighbour when she could no longer bear the terrible act.
The victim was said to have been taken to general hospital where it was confirmed that she was already pregnant for her father.
Meanwhile the Commissioner of Police, CP Bashir makama has ordered for the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti human trafficking and child labour unit of state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution