A DRIVER, Michael Ogbar, 51, repeatedly defiled his 10-year-old daughter of their house in Lagos, a medical physician, Dr Oyedeji Alagbe, advised the Ikeja Sexual Offences and Home Violence Courtroom on Thursday in Lagos.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) experiences that Alagbe, a guide on the Mirabel Centre (a sexual assault referral centre) has 14 years working expertise on the Lagos College Educating Hospital (LASUTH).
He works on the Division of Household Drugs within the hospital.
Whereas being led in proof by the State Prosecutor, Mrs Arinola Momoh-Ayokanbi, the medical physician advised the courtroom that he was earlier than the courtroom to interprete the kid’s medical report, which was made by one Dr Olaniyi, who had examined the kid however had since left the service of LASUTH.
Alagbe stated the complainant on the day of the examination, was accompanied to the Mirabel Centre by the mom of the sufferer and a feminine pastor.
He stated the sufferer had advised Dr Olaniyi that she was defiled repeatedly by her father and that her youthful brother had witnessed a few of the sexual abuses.
“The sufferer stated that her father had repeatedly had sexual activity together with her and that her youthful brother (title withheld) had repeatedly seen the daddy carry out sexual acts repeatedly on her.
“She stated the daddy had threatened her to not inform anybody and that the final incident had occurred on April 28, 2016,” he stated.
Giving the findings from the genitalia of the complainant, the medical physician additionally revealed that the kid was defiled vaginally and anally by her father.
“She had a foul smelling discharge from the vagina. The hymen was half-moon formed (crescenteric) with a healed laceration referred to as notch at 6’o clock.
“The decrease third of the vaginal canal was simply seen and the posterior fourchette had linear healed lacerations which measured roughly 1.5 centimetres.
“The genital findings are in tandem with repeated forceful penetration into the shopper’s vagina and anus,” Alagbe stated.
He famous that the statements of the complainant’s mom and pastor corroborated the accounts of the kid that she was repeatedly abused sexually by her father.
Whereas being cross-examined by the Defence Counsel, Mr Peter Odoeme, Alagbe stated that the accidents on the hymen have been in keeping with these attributable to forceful blunt penetration which could possibly be attributable to penis.
“The skillful methodology used by the doctor made the inference that the pattern of injuries found on the client was in tandem with the client’s verbal declaration that a penis was used,” he stated.
Following the cross-examination of the medical physician, Momoh-Ayokanbi introduced to the courtroom that the prosecution was closing its case.
Justice Abiola Soladoye adjourned the case till March 24 for defence.
NAN experiences that on March 25, 2019, two of Ogbar’s daughters aged 23 and 25 had testified that the defendant had a historical past of defiling his daughters.