A Covenant University Otta Lecturer, Dr Stephen Ukenna has been arrested for allegedly raping a 17 year old student of the institution.
The Department of Business Management lecturer was arrested by men of the Otta area command following a report filed by the student’s parent.
The FidelinfoNews gathered that the parents reported that there daughter had informed them about how the lecturer invited her to his office under the guise of planning a surprise birthday party for her close friend, but on getting to the lecturer’s office, locked the door,seized her and forcefully had carnal knowledge of the teenager.
The suspect admitted to having non-consensual sex with the student but failed to give a reason for his action.
The Ogun state Police Public Relations Officer Abimbola Oyeyemi while reacting to the occurrence stated that the Area Commander of Otta, ACP Muyideen Obe had deployed detectives to effect the lecturer’s arrest.
The case has been transferred to the State criminal investigation and intelligence department for investigation and prosecution.