Three young men, Kadri Rafiu, Sikiru Jimoh and Mustapha Nasiru have been arrested in Kwara State they were alleged to have raped a girl on the invitation of her boyfriend.
The incident was confirmed by the state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Salihu Garba who said that eight men, including the 3
suspects, had indulged in forced sex with the unidentified girl.
Mr Garba said:
“On Wednesday, around 2pm, a woman in Ilorin was gang raped by eight boys. In the course of investigation, three of the suspects were arrested and we are on the trail of the remaining suspects.”
One of the suspects, Jimoh said:
“It is the work of Satan which I deeply regret. Actually, seven of us raped her. We have known one another for sometime as we live in the same street. Her boyfriend, Tunji, invited her and we raped her. Seven of us carried out the act but the boyfriend ran away. I regret my action.”
The Commissioner also said that 12 other suspects had been arrested for various crimes committed in the state.