A 16-year-old secondary school student has Killed a man, identified to be her dad’s friend, for allegedly trying to rape her. 16 year-old Timilehin Taiwo, was arrested by the police in Lagos, while the dead body of late Mr Babatunde Ishola has been taken to the mortuary.

The deceased was a security guard at a public primary school in Aboru before his death. The Nigerian Police spokesman, Bala Elkana, confirmed this in a statement released confirming the incident. He said the late Ishola was alleged to have invited his friends daughter to his house to help out with house chores which the 16 year old confirmed she had been doing for sometime now, but on this faithful day which was the 7th of March 2020, Timilehin said late Mr Ishola started touching her inappropriately, when she had just finished helping him fetch water.

So the young girl felt unsafe, so she tried to leave immediately then she alleged that Mr Ishola forced her back in the house and tried to rape her at that point Timilehin grabbed a knife which he had in the room and stabbed him. After the arrest of the 16 year-old Timiehin she was taken to the hospital for medical and forensic examination. The arrest of the 16 year-old Timilehin has triggered angry responses from thousands who are calling for the immediate release of the teenage girl, view comments below.

The police spokesman said the suspected would be charged to court soon after investigations. Do you think she should be arrested or she should be cared for instead please share your comments below.