A 35-year-old man, Stephen Ude of Amuzu community, Amasiri Afikpo North local government area of Ebonyi State has been arrested for allegedly defiling a ten year old boy, Victor Agha. The victim, who hails from Amuzu Ezeke, had followed the suspect to the farm where the man proceeded to defile him, The Nation reports. It was gathered that when he returned from the farm in the evening, Agha looked very weak and sick prompting the father to ask what happened to him and he told the father that Stephen Ude had sex with him through the anus.
Police spokesman, ASP George Okafor confirmed the incident adding that the suspect had been arrested. He warned that the command cannot tolerate any homosexual act in the state. “By the time we conclude with the necessary investigation, get the medical report together as well as other necessary facts, we will send the suspect to court and ensure that the law takes it course,” he said.