Nigerians are outraged and demanding for justice for a 13-year-old girl, Favour Okechukwu who was lured into a room by one Ajom Brincewill and raped until she died.
Police operatives in Lagos state have arrested Brincewill for the crime carried out in the Ejigbo area of the state on Wednesday, September 30.
According to a statement made available by state’s police spokesperson, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, Favour was sent on an errand by her mother to go and buy a carton of Gala for her at Olanrewaju street, Ejigbo at about 8.30pm.
”When Favor did not return on time, a search party was raised to look for her, till when her father came back from work and himself started looking for the girl. Later information got to them that a girl had been raped to death at No.4, Olanrewaju street Ejigbo.
“On getting there, the body of Favor Okechukwu was found dead in a room that belongs to one Ajom Brimcewil Tabi at No.4, Olanrewaju street, Ejigbo, Lagos. The body was found stark naked with blood flowing out of her private part. ” Adejobi said.
The spokesperson said that Brimcewil has been arrested and currently in detention, adding that the state Commissioner of police, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered a thorough Investigation into the case.