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There was a mild drama at the Owode-Egbado police station when a village head of Oose Agbedu Ajibawo in Owode-yewa in the Yewa-South Local Government Area of Ogun state , Rasheed Sholabi reportedly fainted while being interrogated by the police on why he was sleeping with his daughter.
PLATFORM TIMES reports that the village head who was reportedly denying having canal knowledge of his daughter slumped immediately he was confronted with evidence by the victim and one of his ex-wives.
It was learnt that the village head was rushed to the hospital where he was resuscitated .
While confirming the incident, the Ogun state Police Public Relations Officer , DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi in a statement said the daughter was the one who reported her father to the police .
The PPRO added that the 15-year-old girl complained that her father had been having sex with her, four years ago when she was eleven years old.
The PPRO said the victim further lamented that her father’s act had made her to find it difficult to control her urinary system.
He said “a village head, Rasheed Sholabi the Baale of Oose Agbedu Ajibawo in Owode-Yewa area of Ogun State has been arrested by police in Ogun State for having unlawful carnal knowledge of his 15yr old biological daughter (name withheld).
“The Baale was arrested following a report by the victim, who walked into Owode Egbado police station and reported that her father has been having sex with her since when she was eleven year old as a result of which she now find it difficult to control her urinary system.
“The victim who told the police that she has lost her mother when she was barely 2yr old and that the suspect did not allow her to know any relation of her later mother thereby left her with no option other than continue staying with her father who used that opportunity to sexually abuse her from time to time.
“Upon the report, the DPO Owode-Egbado SP Olabisi Elebute quickly led her men to the place where the Baale was promptly arrested.
“On interrogation, he first denied the allegation, but when he was confronted by the victim and one of his ex-wife who corroborated the victim’s statement, the suspect fainted and was taken to the hospital for resuscitation.
“His ex-wife informed the police that she caught him red handed while having sex with his daughter and that was the reason why she left him. The victim has been taken to Stella Obasanjo motherless baby home for safety.”
Oyeyemi however said the Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun has ordered the transfer of the suspect to anti-human trafficking and child labor unit of the State criminal investigation and intelligence department for an in-depth investigation and diligent prosecution.