EKITI STATE: 50 Year Old Father Impregnates His 14 Years Old Daughter
The residents of Emure in Emure Local Government Area of Ekiti State, were thrown into a state of shock as a 50-year-old man allegedly impregnated his 14-year old daughter and subsequently murdered her to cover up his act, Vanguard reports.
Residents in the community told newsmen that the 50-year-old identified as Williams a few months ago had gotten his daughter pregnant after series of an alleged illicit affair with her. Neighbours who had been suspicious of the unholy rapport between father and daughter began to peddle rumours when they started noticing some transformation in the girl which suggested that she was pregnant.
This strange development fired their curiosity which eventually made them to discover that she was allegedly impregnated by her father. Soon, the news was making the rounds among the villagers, that Williams had impregnated his own daughter.
A lady resident in the community identified as Anike said: “Williams took his ‘expectant girl’ to his farm in Aba Iso area of the community, where it was learnt that he strangulated the girl to death. “We are sure Williams killed his pregnant girl so as to cover up his crime because the girl’s pregnancy was already becoming very conspicuous and everyone knew that it was her father who slept with her.”
“It took us a while before we were able to apprehend Williams and handed him over to the traditional chiefs in the Community.”