By Ada Festus
A 59-year-old man identified as Ede Tyndale has been charged to Chief Magistrate Court ll Ogba for raping his own daughter for 8 years.
The suspect was arrested by the Lagos state police command, Ikotun division for allegedly having sexual intercourse with his biological daughter.
He was arrested at 14.30 hours, on 9, May, at Kajola street, Ikotun Lagos following a report by his 45 years old wife.
GFHnews.com learnt that the bubble burst when the woman noticed some strange behaviour from her daughter and decided to find out why the sudden disrespect towards her father.
The survivor opened up to her mother that her father started having sexual intercourse with her when she was 11 years old.
She was said to have revealed that her father often threatened violence whenever she resisted him that he created so much fear in her that she couldn’t tell anyone.
The suspect was arrested by detectives from the Family Support Unit where he allegedly confessed to the crime.
After investigations, the suspect was on 11 May, charged to Chief Magistrate Court ll Ogba on a five count charge of incest, rape, sexual harassment, defilement and sexual assault.
He was remanded in Police custody while the case is adjourned to 15 June, 2020 for hearing.