The Kaduna state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 38 year old uncle for sexually abusing his three under-aged nieces.
A statement by the acting spokesperson of NSCDC in Kaduna, ASC II Usman Masallachi Shuaibu said the victims aged 12, 9, and 6years were sexually abused by their uncle at their residence along Katuru road in Kaduna North LGA.
According to the statement, the suspect named Idris Musa, native of Kaduna North LGA and a commercial driver in the metropolis confessed during investigation to have on several occasion abused his nieces sexually by inserting his fingers into their private parts.
“He also confessed that on one occasion, he tried to penetrate into one of the minor’s vagina. The children also said that their uncle has been indulging in the act for quite a long time but cautioned them never to reveal to anyone or relative, but as the nefarious act persists, one of the victims suffered pains due to her abnormal movement that attracted the attention of one of their aunties,”
“One of the victims further revealed that their uncle usually lures them into the obnoxious act by sending them on errands and thereafter giving them tips on return,” the statement reads.
The state commandant of NSCDC, Alhaji Modu Bunu however noted that the suspect would be charged to court once investigation is concluded while he called on parents and guardians to carefully watch over their wards to prevent such occurrence; saying, sexual abuse of female children is assuming a worrisome dimensions