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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a rapist in Adamawa State.
Mohammed Babangida, 30, was arrested for raping a 9-year-old girl.
He was arrested following intelligence report from residents.
Babangida said while answering questions from newsmen that he lured the little girl by patronizing her with money on different ocassions.
He said he first gave the girl N50 and then 20 and he attempted to rape her after giving her another N50 the third time.
“I started but I did not finish,” he said, adding that someone knocked on the door and that was how it ended.”
The suspect begged for forgiveness from the government, saying it was his first time.
“I have not done it before and I will not try it again. I have wife and children. Government should pity me and not ruin my family.
“I want to beg for forgiveness as a married man with children based in Bauchi; I don’t want this shameful thing to wreck my family.”
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