The state director of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) in Imo State, Ikenna Unegbu has been arraigned before a magistrate court sitting in Owerri, for allegedly raping a two-year old girl in his office.
The complainant, Chinonye Obioma who happens to be the victims mother told the court that the incident happened since February.
She also told the court that the suspect took her child into his office on pretence of consoling her after she scolded her, when her daughter came out of the Director’s office, she noticed the unusual way her daughter was walking after she urinated.
She decided to remove her pant, and noticed buises and remains of sperm on her daughter’s swollen private parts.
She stated this, “When I asked her what happened, she mentioned that Uncle Police (the suspect) removed her pant, and put his stick (p*nis) inside her bumbum.”
“I called Oga Ikenna (suspect) to enquire what he did with my daughter and he harshly denied knowledge of the incident.”
Obioma said she took her daughter to the Federal Medical Center, Owerri, after carrying out test on her daughter, the doctors confirmed through medical reports that the two year-old girl’s hymen was broken. The medical reports showed that my daughter sustained a serious injury after her abuser had penetrated her.
The magistrate said evidence provided will be properly investigated to ensure justice is served.
The court ruled that the suspect be granted bail with re-arraignment set for March 19, 2020.