Lagos state police have comprehended a 28-year-old teacher, Idowu Daniel, at a private school within the Abule-Egba area of the state for allegedly having sex with a feminine pupil in his care. Reported by Punch news.
Daniel, who teaches computer science at Anatasia Comprehensive faculty, reportedly raped the 17-year-old pupil within the school’s science lab.
It was reported that Daniel had asked the pupil to bring her computer science note to him at the laboratory for marking.
On getting there, the teacher reportedly created overtures to her and fondled her breasts. She was aforesaid to possess resisted the advances and left.
The following day, Friday, June 28, 2019, Daniel was aforesaid to possess sent for the pupil once more, asking her to return to the laboratory together with her note. He reportedly shut the door and forcefully had sex together with her.
Three days after, on a Monday, our correspondent learnt that Daniel known as the lady into the laboratory once more and told her that she didn’t do well in computer science and arithmetic exams.
He once more allegedly demanded sex from her thus he might increase her marks within the 2 papers.
It was learnt that the teenager declined the provide and reported the incident to the school principal, resulting in Daniel’s arrest by the police at the Isokoko division, Agege, Lagos.
Narrating the alleged rape to the police, the pupil aforesaid Daniel coated her mouth to stop her from shouting.
She said, “On Thursday (June 27, 2019), my computer science teacher sent a pupil to me to bring my note to the science lab. As he was marking the note, he stopped and began pressing my breasts. I told him I didn’t adore it and he asked me to go.
“On Friday, he sent another pupil to me that I ought to bring my note to the laboratory. once I got there, he stood up and closed the door. I asked him why he locked the door, however he didn’t say anything. He went back to his seat and began marking my note.”
The adolescent aforesaid after a minute, Daniel stopped marking and asked her to bend down, adding that before she knew what was happening, he grabbed her from the back.
She aforementioned, “He covered my mouth and raped me. He then asked me to leave. On Monday, he asked me to bring my computer science note once more to the laboratory.
“He aforesaid if I allowed him to have sex with me once more, he would increase my marks in both arithmetic and computer science exams. He aforesaid I didn’t perform well in his subject. I told him that i used to be not interested.”
The pupil additional aforesaid Daniel told her to wait for him in a room where instruments were kept, adding that she vowed to report him to the principal if he continuing to disturb her.
“He dared me to report him and that i did,” she further.
However, Daniel, in his statement, aforesaid he only fondled the pupil’s breasts however didn’t penetrate her private part.
He aforesaid a pupil, known only as Samuel, had reported to him that the girl exposed her breasts within the midst of male pupils while they were playing at the back of the school premises.
He stated, “While i used to be at the principal’s workplace, showing the principal the reshuffled examination timetable, she came for the marking of her note. I aforesaid i used to be busy and she waited on behalf of me outside. As i was getting to the staff room, she walked up to me and bestowed her book for marking.
“I stopped by at the science lab to mark it and that i asked her concerning what samuel told me. She initially kept mute. once I aforesaid i might report her to her parents, she confirmed that what the boy told me was true.
“I sent for her following day and she came. i attempted to have sex together with her however I couldn’t penetrate. I asked her whether or not she was a virgin and she aforesaid yes. I felt for her being a virgin and that i stopped. i was at home when policemen came to arouse me. They took me to the school and defendant me of rape. I accepted that I touched her breasts, however I didn’t rape her.”
A police prosecutor, ASP mountain Emuerhi, consequently brought Daniel before an Ogba Magistrates’ Court on one count of pollution.
The charge scan, “That you, Idowu Daniel, on June 27, 2019, at 9.25 am within the biology lab, at Anatasia Comprehensive faculty, Abule-Egba, lagos State, within the Ikeja Magisterial District, did unlawfully defile a 17-year-old girl by inserting your erectile organ into her canal, thereby committing an offence punishable beneath Section 137 of the criminal law of Lagos State of Nigeria, 2015,”
The presiding Chief adjudicator, Mrs O. Sule-Amzat, didn’t take the defendant’s plea.
The adjudicator command that the case file ought to be forwarded to the board of directors of Public Prosecutions for legal recommendation.
She added that the suspect ought to be remanded in jail custody unfinished the end result of the DPP’s recommendation.
The case was adjourned until October 21, 2019.