A staff of the Ekiti State University who defiled his 12-year-old daughter for three years has been exposed and arrested by the police.
The 52-year-old man whose name was given as Davis Noel was arrested after he was exposed during a sex education class the abused daughter participated in.
The unsuspecting girl told her teacher that her father started defiling her after telling her how special she is to him while caressing her breast. According to her, the defilement continued for years
It was further learnt that the girl who was bleeding when she confided in her teacher, was taken to the hospital for further examination.
Noel, an ICT department staff of EKSU, however, blamed the sad act on foolishness and also pleaded for forgiveness after the Chairperson of the Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Ekiti State chapter, Mrs. Seyi Ojo took up the case after being contacted by the management of his daughter’s school.
Noel disclosed that his wife got to know about the incestuous act but it was settled within the family.
Ekiti state police command spokesman, Caleb Ikechukwu who confirmed Noel’s arrest said the suspect will be charged to court after investigation has been concluded.
“The operatives of Ekiti State Police Command have arrested a Rape Suspect Davies Noel, 52 years old who had been having unlawful carnal knowledge of his biological daughter of 12 years for over three (3) years. The suspect was arrested on the 29th of October, 2019.
“However, the suspect confessed to the commission of the crime and will be charged to court upon conclusive investigation,” Ikechukwu said.