A 52-year-old man, Jimoh Mutaliu, has been arrested by police in Ogun for allegedly impregnating his 16-year-old niece and acquiring an abortion for her.
The girl’s father who reported the alleged crime, told the police that the suspect had been having an affair with his daughter and twice aborted her pregnancies.
He said he found out that his daughter was pregnant and found that his brother was responsible for it.
Police spokesman Abimbola Oyeyemi said in a statement yesterday that the suspect confessed to the crime.
Oyeyemi said the teenger has been taken to hospital for treatment.