The Chairperson, Worldwide Federation of Ladies Legal professionals FIDA, Mrs. Grace Iheanachi China has accused a soldier connected to Nkwegu Navy Cantonment of allegedly defiling a13yr-old lady at Ezza-Effium, in Ohaukwu native authorities space of Ebonyi State.
Mrs. Chima who spoke to Management alleged that the incident occurred on the 21th of Could 2021, at about 3pm.
She said that the soldier was among the many safety personels despatched to the warring communities of Ezza and Ezza Effium, to make sure the return of nomalcy to the world and arrest the hoodlums killing and destroying properties.
In keeping with her, “the soldier allegedly defiled the lady on her approach to fetch water from a neighboring village, Umuezeoka village in Effium group, and deserted her in an uncompleted constructing”.
Mrs Grace, said that FIDA in collaboration with the commandant of Nkwegu Navy Cantonment, Lieutenant Connell Erhabor Igbinadolor, they have been in a position to fish out the suspect.
“As we communicate, the ball has been set rolling to pull the suspect to Enugu State for Martial Court docket”.
“The little lady was defiled by a solider on the warfare zone in Effium. The soldier brutally had carnal data of her that she bled for a lot of days on the hospital. It was so unhealthy that she underwent some operations to right the injury performed on her through the incident.
“FIDA’s consideration was drawn from the purpose she was admitted at Alex Ekwueme Federal College Instructing Hospital, Abakaliki, for the surgical procedure.
“So I personally went there and noticed her bleeding profusely. Instantly, FIDA petitioned the Nkwegu Navy Commandant. Due to the seriousness, I personally delivered the letter to the Commandant and speedy motion was taken. Few days later, the suspect was apprehended.
“The Commandant referred to as to tell us in regards to the improvement and we went there and noticed him. We have been requested to deliver the sufferer and her mom which was performed they usually wrote down their statements. We have been informed that the soldier might be taken to Enugu State for Martial court docket proceedings, so that’s the stage we at the moment are.
“We have now obtained medical data, took footage, did video when she was bleeding. It’s our responsibility to make sure that justice is given to the lady and that we’re out to do. So we’re ready for the date for the proceedings in Enugu”.