Igbo Thomas, 48, has been detained in the Awka Correctional Centre in Anambra State on an accusation of defiling his three daughters by an Anambra State High Court.
Thomas, who is from Enugu State, was reported to have committed the crime in Enuoji village, Enugwu Ukwu, Anambra State’s Njikoka Local Government Area.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Anambra State Command had detained him for the offense on May 24, 2021, in the Okolo Ani community, Igbo Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State.
The perpetrator, who purportedly acknowledged the crime, said he was under the influence of alcohol when he defiled his three daughters.
As per a statement issued by the NSCDC state Public Relations Officer, Edwin Okadigbo, the NSCDC Commandant, Vincent Ogu, has requested a private inquiry into the situation before prosecuting the suspect.