Operatives of Kwara State Police Command have arrested a medical Doctor one Ayodele Joseph who allegedly specialised in sedating and raping patients in his hospital along Sawmill Area, Ilorin.
It was gathered that one female victim (Name Withheld) a nurse by profession went to Ayodele Hospital for surgery, Dr. Ayodele Joseph during the treatment sedated the patient which led her to become unconscious, before the sedation.
While parading the suspects at the Police headquarters in Ilorin on Friday, May 12, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Paul Odama, said the patient activated her telephone and placed it in a vantage position to record the surgery unknown to the doctor, before the expected surgery.
According to the CP, the patient woke up from sleep after the surgery to find herself fully naked, and when viewing the recorded video, she discovered that the said Dr. Ayodele Joseph had unlawful sexual intercourse with her while under sedation.
An investigation led to the recovery of the video recording of the sexual action of the said doctor on the victim which was also corroborated by the medical examinations conducted on the victim.
“This same suspect (Dr. Ayodele Joseph) had recently been arraigned in court by the Police for the offences of Criminal Conspiracy, Negligent Conduct, Causing Hurt by Act Endangering life or Personal Safety of Others and Culpable Homicide arising from his unprofessional conduct resulting in the death of one Nneka Akanike ‘F’ in his hospital under questionable circumstances which led to him being charged to court.
He added that the suspect would be charged to court again for rape after the conclusion of the investigation.
On the other hand, the Commissioner of Police paraded Olaoye Oladapo, Isaac Idowu and others at large for criminal conspiracy and armed robbery.
“One Tijani Wasiu ‘m’ of Alalubosa Area Kishi , Oyo State reported at E Division Kulende Ilorin that at Amala Place along Fate road Ilorin, he was intercepted by four masked armed men and his unregistered Volkswagen Golf 3 saloon car was snatched under gunpoint.
He further explained that the investigation led to the arrest of the 2nd suspect Isaac Idowu ‘m’ who took part in the robbery operation. It is pertinent to state that the suspect has just been given a State pardon from prison. Efforts to arrest the other suspects still at large are ongoing.
According to Odama, the suspects are members of a notorious robbery gang terrorizing some parts of the State and of the habit of shooting their victims to death during such operations. Suspects will be charged to court at the conclusion of the investigation.
Similarly, the Anti-robbery section of the State Command acting raided a black spot around Gambari/Oja gboro area and discovered at Kokewu-Kobere area, Oja Gboro a criminal hideout, where five suspects were arrested with incriminating items.
The suspect are identified as, Aluku Ridwan ‘M’, Kabiru Fatai ‘M’, Saadu Alubu ‘M’, Aminah Muhammed ‘F’, Zainab Lawal ‘F’.
Items recovered from the suspects such as Dried leaves suspected to be Indian Hemp, some quantity of hard drugs called “ice” and other dangerous weapons.
The CP said an investigation revealed that the arrested suspects are members of secret cults that terrorize innocent citizens of the area and dispossess them of valuable properties.All the suspects would be charged in court at the conclusion of investigation, added.
Also, one Adeniyi Wasiu ‘m’ aged 27 years and Habeeb Morufu ‘m’ aged 27 years were arrested at Alao Farm area of Tanke oke ogun Ilorin, by operatives attached to Anti Nacotics section of the command.
During the investigation, the residence of the suspects was searched and the following substances suspected to be illicit drugs were recovered by the detectives, some weeds suspected to be Indian hemp, some sachets of Tramadol, 8 bottles of codeine syrup, some sachets of ice, one sachet of Refnol, some sachets of Colorado, some sachets of Skunk.
On interrogation, the suspects confessed to being the owners of the drugs and that they sell the drug to students and interested members of the public. The effort is ongoing to arrest others at large.
Mr Odama stated that the suspects would be transferred to NDLEA for conclusive investigation and prosecution.
In another event, the intelligence patrol team of the Metropolis, arrested 3 suspected ritualists, around General round about Ilorin, Kwara State.
The suspects are, Mahmud Abdulraheem ‘m’ of Egbejila, Ilorin ( Herbalist), Abubakar Bamidele ‘m’ of Lagos, Odekunle Fawad ‘m’ Lagos, items suspected to be for ritual purposes were recovered from them.
Upon interrogation, it was revealed that the second and third suspects came from Lagos to Ilorin to meet the first suspect who is a herbalist to do money-making charms for them.
It was also confirmed that the two suspects from Lagos are internet fraudsters popularly called Yahoo boys. They were on their way to Lagos to complete the money-making ritual process before they were arrested.
The CP said the suspects would be charged in court after the investigation.