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How Lords Chosen Faithful Allegedly Defiled Friend’s Daughters – Police Officer

A police officer, Sgt. Aikore Odion, has told a Domestic Violence and Sexual Offences Court, Ikeja, how a Lord Chosen Faithful, Louis Ikechukwu, allegedly defiled two underage daughters of his church friend.

Odion, while being led in evidence by the state counsel, Ms A.R. Abolade, said the father of the survivors, reported the case of defilement on December 22, 2018 at Owutu Police Station in Ikorodu.

The witness said that the nominal complainant told her that the defendant, who was his very close friend and attended the same church (Lords Chosen Church), had come to his house in his absence and defiled two of his daughters who are age 10 and 12yrs.

According to police, the defendant was arrested on Feb. 8 2019 with the help of the community and his landlord.

The police said that upon his arrest, he did not deny the allegation as he said it was the devil that came over him.

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“He said a woman laid a curse on him that whenever the urge comes, he can not control himself. He confessed to have slept with the survivors one after the other and added that he ran away to his village after the case was reported to their pastor.

“The defendant went to the survivors’ father’s house to seek forgiveness after he heard that the police was looking for him,” she said.

The witness said according to the defendant, the father was ready to forgive him but the mother to the survivors objected.

In a cross-examination by the defence counsel, the witness said there was no exhibit at the time of the incident because she was told that they went to their pastor to settle the matter but the defendant did not show up.

Justice Abiola Soladoye adjourned the case until June 21 for the continuation of trial

Wahab Akinlade

Akinlade I. WAHAB is a dedicated journalist and the proprietor of I-WAHAB Media. He embarked on his career at Murhi International TV (MiTV) and subsequently joined Radio Nigeria as a Judicial Correspondent.With a profound interest in legal reporting, he currently holds the positions of Chairman at the National Association of Judicial Correspondents (NAJUC), Ikeja Branch, and Chairman at the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Radio Nigeria Chapel.As the owner of I-WAHAB Media, he has successfully established Top Court News, a platform renowned for providing comprehensive coverage of court cases and legal developments, with the aim of promoting transparency within the judicial system.Akinlade's diligent work and unwavering commitment to ethical reporting have earned him immense respect within the Nigerian journalism community.

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