A 35-year old bricklayer, Friday Kanu, has been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Osun State Command, for raping his 9-year-old sister-in-law in Ilesha.
The suspect confessed to have done the act under the influence of alcohol. Friday is married to Odunola Ajayi, the victim’s sister
The incidence took place on Friday, March 18, 2019, when Odunola was absent. Friday took advantage to rape the victim for the second time.
Odunola said she and Friday got married after she lost her mother to stroke in 2016 and was homeless. According to her, her bricklayer husband started misbehaving after he sustained an head injury when he was involved in an accident.