Woman Gang-Raped By 10 Men In A Hotel Room

A 27-year old woman (name withheld) was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by ten men in a hotel at Club 21, Ijegun, Satillite Town, Lagos, Nigeria.

They allegedly tore her clothes and pant and debased her by inserting their fingers into her private part before they raped her one after the other.

She sustained serious injury in her private part as a result of the rape and was rushed to a hospital where she is being treated.

According to the victim, she had a date with her boyfriend at the club. She went ahead of him and on getting to the hotel some men accosted her and abducted her and took her to unknown place where they raped her in turns.

She said three suspects; Laide Sulemon, 26, Ayomide Simpa, 25, and Aina Sampson, 24, have been arrested by OPC and handed over to the police in the area, while the rest escaped.

The suspects, who pleaded not guilty, were charged before Apapa Magistrate’s court for sexual assault and rape under section 409 of the criminal code while the police are still looking for the other accomplices.

The presiding Magistrate, O. I. Adelaja, granted them bail in the sum of N300,000 with two sureties in like sum.

The matter has been adjourned till 23 April 2012, while they were remanded in prison custody at Kirikiri pending when they meet the bail conditions.

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