A 33-year-old teacher in one of the secondary schools at Agueke Isu in Onicha LGA of Ebonyi state, Mr. Elom Levi was docked in a Magistrate court for allegedly raping one of his students, a 21 year old girl, Okorie Onyinyechi.It was gathered that Elom allegedly invited Onyinyechi who is in SS1 to his house to copy the note she will in turn put on the board for the rest of the class, on the claim that he was traveling and wouldn’t be around to do so by himself.
Onyinyechi, as was gathered, honoured the invitation, but instead Elom allegedly took her to an uncompleted building after copying the note. The victim was about leaving when Elom held her back and allegedly forced himself on her.
The charge sheet stated “that you Elom Levi ‘M’, on the 13th day of June, 2018 at Onicha in the Abakaliki Magisterial District of this Honourable court, did have unlawful carnal knowledge of one Okorie Onyinyechi ‘F’ aged 21, without her consent and thereby committed an offence punishment under section 358 of the criminal code cap 33 vol.1 laws of Ebonyi state of Nigeria, 2009.”
In related development, another 28-year-old man, Odii Chukwuma was also docked for allegedly having unlawful sexual intercourse with one Chiamaka Godwin, aged 4, at Ukawu primary school, Onicha LGA.
It was revealed that Chukwuma came to Chiamaka’s mother’s shop, requesting for a stick of cigarette but Chiamaka who was alone in the shop told him they didn’t have cigarette.
However instead of leaving, Chukwuma allegedly called Chiamaka and told her to follow him that someone said he should give her money to give to the mother. That was how he allegedly took her to Ukawu primary school where he allegedly defiled her.
The charge sheet reads ” that you Odii Chukwuma, ‘M’ on 17th day of June, 2018, at about 1700hours at Ukawu primary school, Onicha LGA of Ebonyi state in the Abakaliki Magisterial District, did had unlawful sexual intercourse with one Chiamaka Godwin ‘F’ aged 4, and thereby committed an offence punishable under section 34(1) of Ebonyi state child right law and related matters law 2010″ it stated.
Also, another one John Nworie, a 50 year old man, was as well arraigned for allegedly defiling one Chukwuma Onyekachi, aged 11, at Aguenu Umunike Isu, Onicha LGA.
Meanwhile, the suspects were remanded at the Abakaliki prison as the cases were adjourned to August 27, 2018, for further hearing.