Nigerian comedienne, Damilola Adekoya, popularly known as Princess has raised an alarm on the alleged hoarding of the corpse of a 10-year-old girl by the Police command in Ayobo area of Lagos State.
According to her, the girl in question was raped to death.
Princess in a video posted on her Instagram page noted in tears that the victim’s family was denied access to the child’s corpse since the incident happened on Sunday
She, then asked the general public to visit the Ayobo police station and assist the child’s mother in getting justice.
The teary Princess said, “If you live around Ayobo, help me go to Ayobo police station. This girl was raped and killed yesterday. Her name is Aisha.
“When you get to Ayobo police station, please DM me your number. The police are not allowing the mother of the child to see the child. The police just said she couldn’t see her; that they’ve taken her to the mortuary.
“She’s almost losing her mind. I’m begging you. It could be anyone’s child. She was going to church yesterday. They raped her, killed her in the afternoon, and threw her into somebody’s compound.”
The Divisional Police Officer of Ayobo command, Charles Oladele, when reached stated that he couldn’t speak on the matter, adding that the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Ben Hundeyin, was in the right position to do so.
“Please, if you need any information about this matter, pass through Lagos State PPRO. It is better if you try calling him. It is not the duty of my office to give you that information,” Oladele said.