Policemen from the Abia state police command have arrested and paraded a pastor who operated a church and a medical centre which has been converted into a baby factory at number 252 Faulks road Aba.
According to The Nation, the pastor who gave his name as Christopher Adebanya Tochukwu and other suspected criminals, the Commissioner of Police (CP) Leye Oyebade said that the pastor has been raping the pregnant girls at his medical centre.
Oyebade said that when one of the girls was interrogated she claimed that the pastor has been raping them and in one of his attempt to rape one of the girls, he was stabbed on the neck by the victim with a glass object she laid her hands on.
He said that one of the girls who gave her name as Imeobong Udoh under interrogation alleged that her two months old baby she delivered there was forcefully taken away from her by the wife of the pastor and sold to an unknown person.
The Abia CP said that his men from Ariaria police station who went for the operation was able to rescue a two weeks old baby girl who has been taken to a motherless babyâ€™s home for care and custody.
In an interaction with Blessing Ariet, she said that the pastor tried to rape her and when she refused that he started beating her with belt leaving several marks on her body.
She said that there was a time when he attempted to sleep with her forcefully but had to stop, â€œWhen his wife came suddenly into the room she was kept and he pretended that he was examining her stomachâ€.
The other girl who gave her name as Ikechukwu Jane said that the wife of the pastor who is now as large is aware of her husbandâ€™s raping of the girls in the medical centre, â€œThe wife said that when he sleeps with the girls that the babies in our womb are being fed naturallyâ€.
Oyebade said that the operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the command stationed at Obehie division arrested Godspower Emeka aged 28 years of Orji street Obehie for allegedly stealing Mercy Emeka aged 3 years of the same address.