Nigerian girl Stabs Her Rapist To demise In Self Defense
Onyinye, who is currently being held at the State legal Investigation department (SCID), Iyaganku, Ibadan, pending investigation, narrated her story to Tribune and he or she mentioned:
I’m from Nkwele Ogidi in Anambra. I completed from Saint Gabriel industrial Secondary school, Mokola, Ibadan, in 2011.
The deceased (Ayobami) was my mate in secondary faculty, in addition to my friend Funmbi.
My oldsters moved to our non-public house at Ologuneru neighborhood in Ibadan, so I lost contact with my chums. sooner or later, my mother got here home and instructed me that she saw my good friend, Funmbi, and that they had also moved to Ologuneru. I was once happy and we reunited.
She later gained admission into a college. In April this 12 months, she got here to me and asked if I remembered Ayobami, who was once popularly known as Ewizzy. She said they chatted on facebook and that he told her that he was additionally residing at Ologuneru, and had asked her to meet him at a junction in order that she might understand his location.
I instructed her that I could now not consider the name so she went by myself.
The following time she needed to head there, she asked me to practice her. I firstly refused, however she persuaded me. We obtained there and saw him. His girlfriend was also there, lying on a sofa. We relived our secondary faculty days and he later requested for my quantity since we have been dwelling in the identical area. I gave him.
We left and now not too long after, he called me, announcing that he had been calling Funmbi’s quantity nevertheless it used to be switched off. He stated he needed to grasp if I had got home. Funmbi was once beside me then so she also answered because her telephone battery had long past flat with the aid of then.
given that then, i did not hear from him, though there was once a day I neglected his call, but I might now not name him again as I had no credit score on my telephone.
On my birthday on could 5, I went to assist a girl in our neighbourhood after getting back from church. after I checked my telephone later, I noticed Ayobami’s call among others that I had neglected.
I called him back and whereas chatting, I advised him that day was my birthday. He congratulated me and said it was once worth celebrating. I told him I used to be handiest marking it.
He requested where I was and i mentioned Ologuneru, he then requested me to enroll in him at Ologuneru junction. I went there at about 7p.m. and that i noticed him come out of a beer parlour. I didn’t recognize that he was already drunk.
On getting to his rental, he took me during the again door. when I asked why, he mentioned the lock on the front door was once unhealthy so he locked it with a padlock.
I instructed him I preferred to sit outdoor because it was pitch dark inside. He opened the front door and i went in. We placed on torchlights.
I made a name to a chum while he was busy on his pc. Later, he made a call to his mother.
We started discussing about faculty days once more and he then went to the kitchen and offered me water. I told him I was once o.k. and he went into the kitchen again.
It used to be at that point that Onyinyechi stated the story changed. She narrated further:
“He came again and locked the front door with a padlock. I requested him why he did that but he simply sat beside me and mentioned he needed up to now me. I even notion he used to be joking, and that i spoke back that ‘is that what we got here here to do?’ but he instructed me he was very critical.
As he moved closer, I perceived a strong smell of alcohol, then I knew he was inebriated.
“I asked once more: ‘AY, are you under the influence of alcohol?’ he replied that he used to be now not drunk, saying he supposed what he mentioned. I told him I may no longer date him and he spoke back that if I might now not date him, then he should made love with me prior to I go away.
I told him to open the door for me to go away but he said I used to be now not going anyplace. I began pleading but he didn’t yield.
“the subsequent thing he did used to be to drag off his trousers and i knew I was in bother as a result of I could see he was aroused. He informed me I may see that he was once in mood for intercourse and that he will need to have his approach.
I opened the sliding window screaming ‘any individual, please assist me!, someone, please, retailer me!’. He got here there, slapped me, drew me again and locked the window.
I started working round the sitting room and he used to be pursuing me.
“He went to the kitchen and introduced a knife, warning me to not waste his time.
He threatened to do one thing nasty to me if i did not yield to him after counting from one to 10.
He had said prior to that he liked his mom so I begged him within the title of his mom, he did not yield floor.
I begged him in the identify of God however he mentioned he left God a very long time in the past and that he was once serving Ogun. He showed me the image of a chook hanged on the wall and stated that was once the emblem of his god.
I additionally instructed him I was once having my menses however he said I should enable him to do what he wished to do, announcing that if his pals should meet me in the house, they might take their turns with me.
He lit a cigarette and started smoking. He started his countdown but I knelt and was pleading. As he got to eight, I screamed the extra however he rushed at me and started being affected by me to cast off the bum shorts I was once sporting beneath my lengthy costume.
within the process, he dropped the knife, and at that second of extreme worry, I picked the knife and waved it at him within the darkness. the following factor I heard used to be Yee! O ti gun mi (Oh! you’ve gotten stabbed me).
I stood up, shivering. I searched for my phone because the complete situation used to be in topsy-turvy.
all the way through the struggling, no one responded amongst his neighbours, although he had earlier stated that no one would respond to me as they regard the occupants of his flat as ‘Dons’ who are dreaded.
“I pronounced at house and we went to the police station to record. by the time we received again to the home, he used to be useless. It used to be within the morning that it was once considered certainly that the knife pierced his coronary heart.”
Sunday Tribune gathered that the deceased’s mother had been so distraught about his demise that she had been calling for justice to be carried out to her son’s killer.
She was once stated to be separated from the boy’s father and
had remarried and given delivery to different kids while Ayobami was the one child she had for the father.
Police investigations also revealed that the man Ayobami was once living with in the flat used to be not related to him.
Reacting to the story, the Assistant Commissioner of police accountable for the legal Investigation division, Iyaganku, ACP Dasuki Galadanchi said the matter was once nonetheless being investigated.
There is no witness yet to toughen the suspect’s story. On the facet too, lifeless our bodies cannot talk. There was once no witness on the aspect to corroborate whether there used to be an tried rape or no longer.
Consistent with the police process of the Inspector common of police which encourages openness, transparency and accountability, we can go deeper into investigations and get to the basis of the subject. If she’s found culpable, she’ll be charged to court docket as a consequence. we are for justice.