By Adesina Wahab
Two men, Nasiru Musa and Ibrahim Abubakar of Goya Village in Funtua Local Government Area of Katsina State are now in trouble for allegedly raping and eventually impregnating a mentally-challenged woman, Fadimatu Abdullahi.
The victim’s elder brother, Bello Hassan, who reported the incident at the Central Police Station in Funtua said the suspects as at the time of the crime were neighbours to the victim.
According to the confessional statements given by the suspects, they started their amorous affairs with the lady early 2019 by luring the woman away from home to bushes and uncompleted buildings and thereafter had sexual intercourse with her on several occasions.
The alleged multiple secret sexual affairs with the mentally challenged lady resulted in her pregnancy, which is said to be Fadimatu got pregnant and the pregnancy is reportedly about six months old.
Police Prosecutor, Sergeant Lawal Bello said once investigation is completed the suspects would be charged before a Senior Magistrate’s Court, on August 26, this year.