Two IAUE Students Arrested For Allegedly Gang Raping A Year One Student

Two students of Ignatius Ajuru University of Education (IAUE) in Rivers State have been arrested for allegedly gang raping a year one student of the institution.

The victim (19), whose name is christabel, was said to have visited his male friend known as Destiny a 200L student at Hostel C, Room 20 located inside the varsity campus.

It was gathered that, on arrival, Destiny seized the female student and had an affair with her and left immediately to pave way for two of his friends who entered the room same time and gang raped the female student.

The News gathered that while the act was on, other students within the hostel premises were alarmed by the noise in the room, they gathered and raised the alarm as they observed what was going on.

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Accordingly, that led to the arrest of the two boys on the spot with the help of the President, Student Union Government, Destiny Omunakwe, while the first student is still at large.

The suspects were later handed over to the Rumuolumeni Police Division in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of the State.

Angered by the development, the school management had ordered the real occupants of the room where the incident happened to vacate the hostel to pave way for thorough search for the third suspect.

The Vice Chancellor of the Institution, Professor Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele, has confirmed the incident, saying, two of the three students have been arrested while efforts were on to apprehend the third suspect.

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