About a week ago, a 14years old girl was rapped by a 67years old hospital patient inside the Hospital.
According to source, the alleged rapist who goes by the name, Mr Ejinwa was a patient of Kendox Medical Service Ltd, located in Port Harcourt, River State, Nigeria’s South-South region where the incident took place. Shedrack Ejinwa, who is said to be a former employee of an oil company
The victim stated that, Mr Ejinwa bought plantain chips from her in a shop near the hospital and asked her to come over to his hospital room for the money.
“I went to his room, knocked at the door, he told me to come in. As I entered the room, he locked the door, pushed me to the bed and raped me,” she told medical officers at Doctors Without Borders who examined her.
While police are out for proper investigation, the father whose 14-year-old daughter has opted for financial compensation, rather than have the police go ahead with an investigation.
“She’s my daughter, I have the right to decide what I want. My decision is also her decision,” Rufus Felix told the press, defending his decision to receive N370, 000 as part of a settlement.
“They are exposing my daughter to the world. I am not happy with people who took the matter to Facebook. This is my daughter, not any other person’s daughter.” He added.