POLICE ARRESTS WOMAN FOR SETTING UP FRIEND TO BE GANG-RAPED
The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested a 30-year-old woman identified as Zainab Jafaru, for setting her friend up to be gang-raped by eight men in Yola.
Reports indicate Zainab allegedly lured her 33-year old friend into the rapists’ hide-out.
The police spokesman in Adamawa, Suleiman Nguroje, said they have arrested five members of the gang, while four others are on the run.
Nguroje revealed that Zainab deceptively took her friend to the gang and disappeared.
Nguroje said: “On June 13, 2020, following a report received from a 33-year-old lady being raped by a syndicate of nine at Gerio, a remote area of Jambutu in Yola North Local Government Area, police operatives attached to the command’s monitoring team arrested five people: Ahmadu Ismail (20); Salu Buba (25); Muhammed Ali (78); Abubakar Ali (28) and Zainab Jafaru (Female) 30 years.
“The incident happened on June 12th, 2020 when the fifth suspect, Zainab Jafaru, deceived the complainant to accompany her to a certain place to meet her boyfriend.
“Upon arrival, Zainab’s boyfriend (now on the run), invited his gang, who forcefully had sexual intercourse with the complainant one after another.”