Operatives of the Niger state Police Command have apprehended a 32-year old man identified as Abdullahi Abubakar for allegedly defiling 32 students of an Almajiri school in Kontagora local government area of the state.
Naija News understands that the suspect was arrested by a team of policemen attached to ‘A’ Division Kontagora, following the complaint by a commander.
Upon interrogation, the suspect confessed to the crime that he defiled the students in the school by removing their trousers when they are in deep sleep and then going ahead tp perpetrate his evil act.
He admitted to committing the crime on a daily bases without the knowledge of the other school authorities.
In his reason for his action, Abdullahi blamed handwork of the devil for his act. He said he had molested about 32 students in the Almajiri school.
“I cannot even explain how I started having sexual intercourse with these students, honestly it is the work of the devil,” He said.
While confirming the report, the Police Public Relations Officer, Mohammad Abubakar said the incident has given the Command a new perspective of the abuse faced by these Almajiris in their schools.
He noted that investigations have already commenced to fish out other perpetrators that commit this crime in the Almajiri schools.
The Public relations officer of the Polie said in his words; “The Command will get to the end of this matter and fish out those hiding in Almajiri schools to commit this heinous crime. In less than no distance time, the long arm of law will catch up with them and we will deal with them ruthlessly.
“Niger state is a danger zone for the perpetrators of this crime, we will not leave them unchallenged, we must bring them to book.”