Sexual assualt: IG vows to deal with perpetrators


Juliet Ezeh

The viral video of indecent assault of a young lady has captured the attention of the Inspector General of Police IGP Mohammed Adamu.

According to the Force Public Relations Officer ACP Frank Mba, the IGP  described the act as shocking, barbaric and inhumane. Hence, he gave directive for a comprehensive investigation on the report.

he added that operatives  of the Nigeria Police Force  NPF have arrested six male suspects involved in the act.

The suspects are; Otoghile Joel( owner od the phone), Lucky Igbinovia( alias “one man squad” in whose house the young lady was tortured), Edobor Osemwengie( manager of Lafun hotel), Kingsley Iyamu, Gregg Ekweka and Friday Omorogbe. Two other male suspects are still at large, efforts are being made by the police to get them arrested.

IGP promised to hold perpetrators responsible for their crimes and provide measure of justice for the lady (survivor).

“,Edo state police command has swung into action as directed by the IGP Mohammed Adamu, the CP Hakeen Odumosu will led for further investigations,”Mba assured.

In addtion IGP also assured the public that legal action will be taken to ensure that justice will be restored.

Recall that the IG Adamu  promised to protect lifes and properties as part of his mandate on assumption to office as the IGP.


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