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62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

Godwin Sanda, a 62-year-old herbalist, is being held by police on charges of defiling after being accused of raping a 14-year-old girl with a mental illness in Adamawa State.

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The accused was detained by the police on July 23, 2022, for the claimed offense. He is a native of the Zangun community in the state’s Numan Local Government Area.

The police command claimed that the culprit reportedly defiled his victim who was taken to him for treatment in a statement by its image maker, SP Suleiman Nguroje, made accessible to newsmen on Sunday.

62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

Sanda, it was learnt, had advised the mother of the teenage girl with a mental disorder, after she was brought to him for medication, to go home, pending the time the victim would be healed.

The herbalist had, during the absence of her loved ones, carried out the act of sexually molesting the girl.

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Nguroje, who disclosed the arrest, said, “The police has arrested a 62-year-old traditional herbalist for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl suffering from a mental disorder, brought to the suspect for possible medication.

“The man, it was learnt, had advised her mother who brought her to the herbalist for return home pending the time he will cure the girl of her ailment. Taking advantage of the mom’s absence, the herbalist allegedly had canal knowledge of the girl over the course of her five-day stay at his place.

62-year-old Herbalist Rapes Minor With Mental Disorder In Adamawa State

“After raping her, according to him, the victim escaped from his premises and returned to her parent’s house. The parent who saw the traumatised girl reported the matter to the police in Numan.

“The suspect is undergoing investigation at the State Criminal Investigation Department on the orders of the Commissioner of Police, CP Sikiru Akande.”

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The police commissioner in the state, CP Akande,  advised the public, especially parents to be wary of questionable characters within their neighbourhoods and always seek for expert’s opinion before making a decision, especially on issues concerning health generally.


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