Two brothers have reportedly raped a 13-year-old mango hawker at Madalla village in Suleja Local Government Area, Niger state.
One of the rapist lsmaila Mohammed was arrested by the police, while the brother, Sani, escaped and is being hunted for the crime by police detectives in the area.
According to report, the suspects pretend to be interested in buying the mango and lured the little girl into their room where they forcefully had sex with her.
One of the suspects who was arrested confess that they both had sex with the little girl.
“We decided to sleep with her because nobody was around, we lured her into our room with the promise to buy all her mangoes and we had sex with her,” he said
“We don’t know how to explain this to our parents; we feel ashamed of ourselves to have done this to the girl. We pray that our parents would forgive our foolishness. We have dragged the good name of the family in the mud,”
However the Police Public Relations Officer, Muhammad Abubakar, assured that the other suspect who escpaed would soon be caught and arraigned in court after investigations.