Andy Eghobamien a police officer, rapes a 9-year-old girl multiple times
A nine-year-old pupil on Wednesday narrated before an Ikeja Special Offences and Domestic Violence Court in Lagos how a 40-year-old policeman, Andy Eghobamien, lured her into his apartment and defiled her on multiple times.
She said this during the trial of Eghobamien on a one-count charge of defilement contrary to Section 137 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015, according to the News Agency of Nigeria.
The little girl was is a primary five pupil was led in evidence by Inumidun Solarin, a state prosecutor.
According to her, the last time she was defiled by the policeman, he had lured her into his apartment under the pretext of giving her N200 to buy milk for him.
She also added that Eghobamien would always his her under his bed anytime her elder sisterwas frantically searching for her.
She said, “I know Andy (the defendant). He is our neighbour. He is popularly known as ‘officer’.
“On that day, he called me when I got back from school and sent me on an errand. He sent me to go and buy milk for him. Then he gave me N200.
“I bought the milk and when I returned, he asked me to bring it inside his room. He then said I should drop the milk on the table and sit down.
“When I sat down, he told me to lie on the bed and remove my pant. He put his penis in my bum. He put his penis in my front bum (vagina).
“After that, he asked me to hide under the bed when my elder sister came calling my name.
“One of our neighbours, Chioma, even entered his room to buy recharge card for him, though she didn’t see me, I saw her from under the bed.
“And because my elder sister was shouting my name and looking for me, officer told me to