Ekiti State Police Command operatives have arrested Davies Noel, a 52-year-old from the Department of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) of the Department of Ekiti Ado-Ekiti State University, for allegedly defiling his daughter
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that Davies was arrested after the girl revealed her father’s facts to her school teacher in class during a lesson on sex education.
According to her, her father began to move forward and caress her chest after he told her she was unique to him. The school management reported the case to the President of the Ekiti State chapter of the Federation of Women Lawyers (IFAD), Ms. Seyi Ojo, who secured the arrest of the suspect and handed it over to the police.
In a statement from Command spokesman DSP Caleb Ikechukwu in Ado Ekiti yesterday, the suspect confessed to the crime. Davies said he performed the act on his daughter for nonsense and apologized.
“The suspect had had an illegal carnal knowledge of his 12-year-old biological daughter for more than three (3) years.
Latest Nigeria newspaper report that The suspect was arrested on October 29, 2019, by our agents after a thorough investigation. However, the suspect confessed to having committed the crime.
“He is being held at the police headquarters in the capital of Ado Ekiti awaiting the time he will face litigation and will be indicted in court once our investigation is completed,” the statement said.