Okada rider allegedly rapes pregnant woman in Ondo, steal her belongings


Detectives are now on the trail of a 32-year-old commercial cyclist, popularly called okada rider, Laolu Omogunwa, for allegedly rapping a pregnant woman identified as Sade Jawo at Ago Akingboye in Irele Local Government Area of Ondo State.

The 30-year-old pregnant mother reportedly hired the services of the suspect to carry her from Ajagba to the farm settlement on a bike to purchase kegs of palm oil.
Narrating her ordeal, the victim said Omogunwa lured her on the way into another route in the pretence that she would get palm oil cheaper in the area than where she intended going to.
According to her, the suspect drove her into a lonely bush where he suddenly stopped on the way,  dragged her into the bush, attempted strangled her, dispossessed her of her phone and the sum of N150,000 before rapping her until she became unconscious.
She added that Omogunwa almost raped her to death before he left her, thinking she was dead until she was revived by heavy rain after several hours.
When the family couldn’t see her, at the time she was expected back home, they had to organize a search party which later discovered her where she was struggling to crawl to the road.
She said it took her about 48 hours to regain consciousness after loosing the pregnancy as a result of excessive bleeding.
Watch Leakblast TV channel from around the world
Speaking on the incident, the Ahaba of Ajagba, Oba Adesayo Ajibade said it is a taboo to have sex with a woman on bare ground in Ikale land.
According to the royal father, the consequence of such desecration of the custom of the town is poor yields and famine unless the offenders appease the gods of the land.
Equally, the monarch lamented that the raped woman who had lost her pregnancy might not survive any sickness without performing the rituals. 

Thanks for Reading via the most updated news portal

About Leakblast.com

Share your story with us

Advertise With us

Encourage & Support LeakBlast

Feel free to contact us

Call Us:+234(0)9073726403
Get us on Whatsapp: +234(0)8181166425      
Email Us: editors@leakblast.com


Good  journalism costs a lot of money.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble Endeavor.

By contributing to LeakBlast, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Support LeakBlast


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here