Unknown men bonked a six year old girl to death in Mararaban Jos, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The girl whose name was not disclosed was said to have gone missing around 4:30pm on Sunday, May 16 while she was having fun with other children at a compound of a neighbour.
A search for her whereabouts was launched by her parents, relatives and neighbours however all efforts to find her proved futile. Sadly, she was discovered dead in a bush at 8pm with injuries on her mouth, nose and anus.
According to eyewitnesses who spoke to newsmen, two men in black attire were spotted flashing a touch light around the area where the body was discovered.
Confirming the sad development, the Founder of Arridah Relief Foundation, Hajiya Rabi Salisu, said that the girl was buried at 6:15 pm on Monday, May 17, according to Islamic rites.
“A doctor has confirmed that the girl was raped through her anus and eventually bleed to death. After an examination, it was discovered that the victim had been subjected to forceful anal sex which leads to her death,” said Hajia Salisu.
“Even though the girl’s parents said they have forgiven the ill done to their daughter for fear of stigmatization, my foundation has taken up the matter and it is being investigated. We have reported the matter to the police and they have commenced an investgation.” she added.