The Ondo State Police Command has disclosed in a statement that Lance Corporal Sunday Adelola, a soldier has been arraigned before the court for allegedly raping a 300 level Student of the Department of Religious and African Studies of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State about three weeks ago at a military checkpoint along Ikare-Akungba Akoko road.
The soldier in question has already been dismissed by the authorities of the Nigerian Army following the unpleasant act and has been handed over to the State Police for proper prosecution.
Mr. Femi Joseph, the Ondo State Police Command Public Relations Officer, has said that the suspect will be arraigned before court on Wednesday this week.
In a statement, “We are taking the suspect to court on Wednesday and if we don’t take him to court on Wednesday, we will certainly take him to court on Thursday.” said Mr. Femi.
The State Police Spokesman also assured the public that the case will not be covered up by the Nigerian Army and the Police.