Wonder they said shall never end, but what is happening these days is no longer wonder but something else.
On 13th July,2020, one Pastor Joseph Anthony ‘m’ of Living Faith Church of Njaba was arrested for the defilement of one Favour Chikanma age 11yrs; the daughter of his fellow pastor, one Pastor Chukwuma Okoronkwo.
Preliminary investigations revealed that the said Pastor Chukwuma Okoronkwo accommodated Pastor Joseph Anthony ‘m’ in their house and on the day of the incident, the said Pastor Joseph Anthony took advantage of the fact that he was at home alone with the victim and had canal knowledge of her.
Investigation is at advanced stage. He will be charged to court accordingly.
Another Defilement happened on 04/07/2020, as one Ifeanyi Nwaogu ‘m’ 38yrs was arrested for defiling 10years old Chisom Ohanyere ‘f’ at Okpuala Iho Ikeduru. Investigation revealed that the victim was running an errand for her mom when the suspect one Ifeanyi Nwaogu ‘m’ aged 38yrs saw her, called her to come, pretending as if he wanted to send her a message, then dragged her into the bush and forcefully had canal knowledge of her. Investigation has reached advanced stage. He will be charged to court accordingly.
Still on Defilement of minors, On 17th July, 2020, two brothers namely Uchechukwu Asuzu ‘m’ aged 20yrs and Bright Ugochukwu ‘m’ 20yrs both of Ezemanah Ezeamoruo Nkwerre were arrested for the defiling one Ugochukwu Chigozirim Ehirim ‘f’ 13yrs on 11th July, 2020. The victim who stays with her grandfather was sent on an errand by her grandfather. Unfortunately she returned home late, as a result, the grandfather sent her out of the house. All efforts to gain entrance into the house proved abortive as her grandfather insisted that she will sleep outside, as a result she was stranded.
Uchechukwu Asuzu and Bright Asuzu who are cousins to the victim, lured her to their house under the pretext of accommodating her for the night but rather had canal knowledge of her in turns. Investigation has reached advanced stage and they will be charged accordingly.