The culprit, Uchenna Egbuchulem
By Our Reporter
What some people have described as a taboo and unpardonable offence reared its head South East state of Imo as a 47-year-old man known as Uchenna Egbuchulem was alleged to have raped and impregnated his 17 years old daughter. The said man has been arrested by the Imo State police command. Egbuchulem is a native of Nduhu Alaenyi, Ogwa, in Mbaitoli local government area of the state.
Father and daughter lived under the same roof for 15 years after his wife, from Ivory Cost, left the marriage over domestic violence. He was said to have threatened to kill his daughter with a cutlass if she refused to allow him sleep with her.
According to sources in the village, after succeeding in violating the girl, Egbuchulem continued abusing her until she became pregnant.