Two men have been arrested by Kaduna State police command for allegedly raping a 7 year old girl in the state.
The suspects are of the age 30 and 40 year old.
The incident occurred at the girls resident along Charanchi road by Kasuwar Bacci in Tudun Wada a suburb of the state metropolis on Thursday.
The victims father Malam Hamisu confirmed the incident as he urged the authorities to ensure justice is done.
” We lived in same compound with one of the suspects but I never knew he has been raping my 7 year old daughter.
” until last Thursday when her mother observed her movement, she asked her what the problem is . She kept mute but after persuasion she told her and other co-tenants that Ali one of the suspects used to remove her trousers and play with her in his room, ”
According to him, the girl also told them that Ali’s friend used to rape her too, saying they always give her 5 naira.
It was gathered that both suspects were Bachelors and are now cooling their heads in police cell at Unguwar Sanusi police station.
The father of the victim call on human rights organization to ensure that his daughter gets justice.
” Those men have destroyed my daughter’s life by making her a complete woman at her tender age. I need help from human rights organization to ensure that she gets justice, ” he pleaded.
The father said the doctor’s report received by the police at the station confirmed the minor have been raped.
He added that they are now waiting for HIV /AIDS test conducted on her.
A police officer at the station who pleaded for anonymity because he was not authorized to speak said the case would be forwarded to court as soon as they completed their investigation.