A teacher of Royal Children School, Asaba, Delta state, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 6-year-old pupil in the school toilet.
The minor’s relative took to social media to share the heart-wrenching report on Tuesday, March 1, and disclosed that the victim is badly injured in her private part.
According to @myhairven on Instagram, the teacher allegedly threatened to kill the little girl if she reports him to anyone.
“Royal children school must be shut down, my 6 year old niece was raped repeatedly by a teacher In the school toilet.
She was badly injured and scattered down there 😡😭
I am heartbroken 💔 the school is trying to cover up the matter.
They have messed with the wrong child ,I won’t let this slide never ever .
My sister is hurt beyond words ,my family is hurting too .
I need help 😭please help me tag the right authorities to take up the matter for me .
My followers,my fellow online vendors help me I need you to tag the right authorities and blogs to take up this matter .
This must stop ✋ our girl child cannot continue to suffer this.”
See her post below,
In a follow-up post, @myhairven claimed that the school was trying to cover up the case at the police station but her family would not let that happen.
She wrote, “Royal college international school is trying to settle out of police station and cover the matter.
My sisters daughter is my daughter and this cannot be swept under the carpet.
He raped her repeatedly and threatened to kill her if she tells anyone.
My niece is just 6 years old 💔😭😭
I am heartbroken. This is happening to me. Me ooooo. Myhairven 💔💔💔. I never imagined it could happen to me.
My family needs help.”
Meanwhile, it’s believed that the suspect is currently in police custody.
Watch a video of the suspect being escorted out of the school compound by a uniformed man below,