By; RAYMOND TEDUNJAYE, Lagos
A 50 year old night guard is now cooling his feet in.police net in Lagos for having immoral sex with his daughter and impregnating her.
The suspect, named Taiwo Oyelabi, of No 15, Community Road Obadore along LASU-Iba road, Igando was alleged to have had sex several times with her daughter named Taiwo Nibilia Oyelabi, 21 years old and put her in the family way at their residence.
The Commissioner of Police Lagos Command, Edgal Imohimi who made the disclosure said the matter was brought to the attentional of the police by neighbours of the suspect.
Parading the suspect among other criminal suspects Monday at Command headquarter, Edgal informed that the suspect had divorced his wife when his daughter, now turned wife at the age of two.
According to the police commissioner, a relation of the man’s divorced wife had taken the victim to Republic of Benin for upbringing, only for the father to bring her back lately to live with him.
Adding that the matter was called up from Igando Police Station by the Gender Section of the State Command on 18th April 2018 for a more in depth investigation, Edgal said investigation revealed that the suspect always go to work with the girl, saying that the strange behaviour attracted the attention of the community and reported the matter to the police.
” The suspect divorced his wife when Taiwo Nibila Oyelabi and her twin sister were still in their infancy. As a result, the twins were taken to the suspect’s younger sister. However sometime in November, 2017, the suspect took the now grown Taiwo from.his sister and brought her home to live with him in his house at the aforementioned address.
Since then, Taiwo the suspect had been having inappropriate sexual liaison with his daughter, Taiwo the survivor. The result of this unholy alliance between father and daughter was pregnancy. Yes, Taiwo impregnated his daughter Taiwo”, the Police Commissioner explained.
In his statement, Edgal said the suspect blamed the devil for his action, adding that the suspect would be processed to the special sexual offences court.
In his advice to the public, Edgal counselled that the growth, care and custody of the female child must be the concern of the entire family members.
” Family members of a child from a broken home must show greater interest in the care, growth of tyrm especially a female child “, the CP further counselled.