Collins Obi, a 20 year old primary school teacher, has been arrested by policemen for having anal sex with a 10-year old pupil in Asaka Itamaya area of Ibadan.
The teacher taking the boy in extra mural classes, tricked him into a house in the neighbourhood and defiled him. Obi, has been arrested in Ibadan, Oyo State after the victim reported the abuse to his mother.
Mr. Adekunle Ajisebutu,The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, said Obi was arrested following a report by the victim’s mother at the Iyaganku police station.
As a result, police detectives trooped into the neighbourhood and holed Obi out of his hiding.
According to Ajisebutu a Superintendent of Police (SP), the suspect agreed to the crime, claiming that he was introduced to sodomy by an older friend who is now at large.
The victim is now receiving medical attention, in an undisclosed hospital.