A 44-year-old pastor, Oluwafemi Oyebola has been arrested by men of Ogun State police Command for allegedly raping and impregnating his biological daughter (name withheld).
The pastor was arrested following a complaint by his daughter who reported at Owode-Egbado divisional headquarters that her father had been forcefully having carnal knowledge of her after the death of her mother in 2015.
The victim said she got pregnant for her father three times of which he took her to a nurse where the pregnancies were aborted.
After the third abortion, the suspect did family planning for her so as not to get pregnant again.
Following subsequent assault from her father, the victim ran away from home and reported to an NGO ‘‘Advocacy For Children And Vulnerable Persons Network’’ in the state.
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The NGO took her to Owode-Egbado police station where she filed complaints.
Upon the report, the DPO Owode-Egbado division, Olabisi Elebute led her detectives to the pastor’s house where he was promptly arrested.
On interrogation, the suspect confessed to have been sleeping with his daughter.
The State’s Commissioner of Police, Kenneth Ebrimson ordered the immediate transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labor unit of the state criminal investigation and intelligence department for further investigation and prosecution.