A personal assistant Governor, Sullivan Chime of Enugu State has been confirmed to have impregnated a secondary school girl of Metropolitan Girls Secondary School located at Ogui New layout in the state.
The enraged school teachers nearly lynched the middle-aged man to death by stripping him naked and beating him blue black after the discovery was made on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.
According to Vanguard, the true identity of the man (names withheld) was found in his Kia car impounded by the angry teachers which was still lying at the school’s premises as at the time of this report along with his Permanent Voters Card (PVC) and other documents found in the car.
The officials of National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) were subsequently invited to handle the case and they have launched an investigation already.
The teachers were initially pointing accusing fingers on a local contractor in the area for being responsible for the pregnancy.Things took new turns however after the SS1 student fainted during routine morning assemble and bled heavily on the fateful day.
The authority interrogated her and before she finally disclosed that the man was responsible for the pregnancy.
Confirming the incident, the state Commissioner for Education, Professor Uche Okolo said, “A man was apprehended. The man defiled a girl. The girl got pregnant. The child was bleeding and rushed to hospital.
“The school made a report to NAPTIP. The man came to the school to take the girl and he was arrested. The good thing is that he has been apprehended. He should go and face the law.”