…How he demanded for sex before paying daughter’s school fees
The Akwa Ibom State Police Command, has arrested one Apostle Williams Bassey, for allegedly defiling his 20year old daughter, Miss Fortune Bassey.
Police Public Relations Officer, SP Odiko Macdon, revealed this at a Press Briefing, over the weekend, in Uyo.
According to him, Apostle Bassey, an acclaimed presiding Pastor of Mount Zion Light House Full Gospel Church, Obio Imo Lane, Uyo, was arrested at his residence, No. 7 Ibanga Street, Uyo.
The Police Spokesman told journalists that the acclaimed Cleric started started having sexual intercourse with his daughter at the age of 13, according to the victim (the daughter).
He said the continuous sexual assault led her to becoming pregnant on three different occasions and the pregnancies were aborted by her mother.
“She further revealed that the first time her father defiled her was in the church vestry. He threatened to place a curse on her if she dares tell anyone about his escapes. He also demands for sex before paying her school fees or catering for her needs”, the Police said.
Similarly, one Anwanga Essien Udo a 33year old Pastor with Restoration Bible Church, has also been arrested for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of his 10year old step-daughter, one Gift Ime Okon when she was left alone with him.
Furthermore, one Nsikan Udo, aged 46, according to the Police mouthpiece, was also arrested on for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 12 year old Destiny Hanson, while one Iniobong Moses was arrested for allegedly defiling a two year old Abasifreke Archibong who is said to be the daughter of his girlfriend from a previous marriage.
“after carrying her on his laps and forcefully defiled her thereby causing her to bleed from the vagina leading to serious injuries. The said victim is presently hospitalized.
“One Saviour Umoh Ukpong ‘m’ of Akpan Etuk Street, Uyo was arrested yesterday, 14th November, 2019 for defiling a 15 year old girl, one Nduke Eyo Bassey. Suspect deceived the suspect to be a prophet, took her to his house and defiled her despite her pleas and cries. Discreet investigation revealed that the suspect was fond of luring unsuspecting female students to his house and defiling them.
“Painfully too, One Festus Etuk ‘m’ and Ememobong Okon Eshiet ‘f’ of Ikot Akpa Eshiet Village, Onna Local Government Area were arrested on the 7th of November, 2019 for conspiracy and defilement. The said Ememobong Okon Eshiet forced the victim who is an orphan to be having unlawful carnal knowledge with her husband, Festus Etuk with the intent of having children for them against her wish”, SP Odiko Macdon further revealed.
He said all the suspects have confessed to have committed the crimes and will be charge to court accordingly.
He pointed out that the Police Command has declared war against sexual predators and other vices in the state, but however called on parents to be mindful of the time, place and who they send their female children to, especially for spiritual counseling.