Cleric Confesses Sleeping With His Daughter For Five Years
Police have arrested a 44 – year – old pastor of Christ Apostolic Church , Ogo- Oluwa parish , Oluwafemi Oyebola , who has been sleeping with his daughter since 2015 and subsequently procured abortion for her three times.
The arrest was said to have been made following a complaint by his daughter at the Owode – Egbado Divisional Police Headquarters after running to a Non Governmental Organization for assistance over the unbecoming experience she was passing through at home.
The state Police Public Relations Officer , Abimbola Oyeyemi , confirmed the incident in a statement on Tuesday .
He said the victim told the police that her father had been forcefully having carnal knowledge of her since 2015 when she was 19 – year- old shortly after the demise of her mother .
The PPRO said that the victim further reported that she got pregnant for her father three times after which her father took her to a nurse where those pregnancies were aborted and later made her do family planning in order to prevent her from getting pregnant again.
Oyeyemi said the victim , upon realising that her father was out to ruin her life , ran away from the house and reported to a non -governmental organisation , Advocacy for Children and Vulnerable Persons Network .
He said the Cleric was arrested at his residence after the complain has been brought to the police.
The police spokesman added that the suspect confessed during interrogation that all his daughter said was nothing but the whole truth.
The PPRO noted that the state Commissioner of Police , Kenneth Ebrimson , had ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to the anti -human trafficking and child labour unit of the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department for further investigation and prosecution.