Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta
The Ogun State Police Command has arrested the founder of El-Bethel Parish of the Celestial Church of Christ, Itaaka, Abeokuta, Dr Michael Adeniran, for allegedly impregnating a 15-year- old girl, Mary.
The victim, a Senior Secondary School 2 pupil, attends a secondary school in Abeokuta, the state capital.
The suspect, according to the state Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, was arrested on Saturday, November 5, following a complaint from the mother of the girl who was the suspect’s lover and a member of the church.
Oyeyemi, an Assistant Superintendent of Police said, “Trouble started when the complainant noticed that her daughter was pregnant and she mounted pressure on her to disclose who was responsible for the pregnancy.
“The mother, who could not believe what she heard, reported to the police. The Divisional Police Officer, Adigbe division, Onatufeh Omoh, detailed detectives to arrest the randy pastor.”
He added that the victim told the...