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Nigerian singer, Ababanna arrested for allegedly defiling 12 year old girl

A popular singer based in Imo state, Uba Obinna Agbaso aka ‘Ababanna’, has reportedly been arrested by men of the police division at Agbala in Owerri North council area of the state following allegedly raping a 12-year old girl. The Nation reports that the victim is the daughter of a vulcanizer, Victor Okereocha and lives with him after he separated from her mother. She was allegedly raped over three times by the singer. An uncle of the victim, Godwin Okereocha, said the suspect and the victim live in the same compound and that the suspect took advantage of the girl each time her father left for work. “They all live in the same compound at Emoha in Owerri North council area, and whenever Victor leaves for work, Ababanna who is a popular musician, would sneak in and waylay my brother’s underaged daughter with threats and intimidation. It did not happen once and it did not happen twice, Ababanna serially raped the poor girl time and again.” he said Speaking on how he was caught

Abia police begins manhunt for prisoners who escaped from custody

The Abia state police command has launched a manhunt for nine out of the 29 criminal suspects that escaped from a police cell in Umuahia on Saturday July 18. The suspects escaped from the Umuahia Central Police Station’s cell after overpowering a guard they begged for water to flush the toilet.  It was gathered that 20 of the suspects were rearrested that night and in the early hours of Sunday July 19. Abia police spokesperson, Geoffrey Ogbonna said; “Unknown to the guard, the detainees had conspired to attack him in order to escape from detention. This happened around 9.00 p.m. on Saturday. “I appeal to members of the public to be vigilant and report any strange face or faces in dirty attires in their neighborhood to the police. “The suspects had dirty attires they wore in the cell and may be looking for where to steal people’s clothes in order to look decent to be able to escape from the town."