Some yet-to-be-identified men, on Sunday, raped a six-year-old girl to death in Mararaban Jos, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The girl who reportedly went missing at about 4:30pm on Sunday, May 16, while having fun with other children at a compound of a neighbour, was discovered dead in a Bush at about 8:00pm with injuries on her mouth, nose and abused.
Confirming the sad development, the Founder of Arridah Relief Foundation, Hajiya Rabi Salisu, said on Tuesday 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.