A lecturer within the Division of Enterprise administration on the Covenant College Ota, Ogun State, Dr. Stephen Ukenna, has been arrested for alleged rape.
Police stated Ukenna was arrested on March 11 “for forcefully having illegal carnal information of a 17-year-old scholar of the varsity (title withheld).
The 41-year-old lecturer was arrested after a criticism was lodged at Ota Space Command by the dad and mom of the sufferer.
The dad and mom had knowledgeable the police that their daughter talked to them on cellphone from the varsity, narrating to them that she was invited by the lecturer to his workplace on the stated date underneath the pretence that he needed to plan a shock birthday celebration for her shut buddy.
Nevertheless, “on attending to his workplace, the lecturer locked the workplace door and forcefully had intercourse together with her on the desk in his workplace,” the Ogun police spokesperson, Abimbola Oyeyemi, has stated on Tuesday.
“Upon the report, the Ota Space Commander, ACP Muyideen Obe, swiftly deployed his JWC staff to the varsity the place the randy lecturer was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, the suspect admitted having carnal information of the sufferer, however was unable to offer any purpose for his motion.
In the meantime, the Commissioner of Police, CP Edward Awolowo Ajogun has ordered the instant switch of the suspect to the State CIID for additional investigation and diligent prosecution.