Constant raping: Females from Akwa Ibom State University cries out for help
Females student at Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) in Akwa Ibom State is urging the State government and well meaning International human right organization to intervene in their school and put an end to the rape situation they are currently facing.
You will recalled that, the school management suspended four male students last month for allegedly raping a female student.
In a chat with Nigeria Today, some of the female students alleged that the case of rape was becoming a daily affairs in the institution.
They noted that the school management has put different measures on ground to address the situation, but it was still not enough.
A 300 level female student who gave her name as Enobong ,alleged that she has been raped twice by suspected cult boys but fear of rejection from the public has prevented her from coming out publicly.
Narrating her ordeals, Enobong disclosed that he was apprehended by a group of boys around 7:30pm in the school campus as he was about going home after an evening class and she was raped, her phone and her purse were taken away from her.
“They didn’t even used protection, I lost my pride, my money and everything. I had to rush down to the hospital and I was given some drugs and injections”
Another victim of the rape situation, alleged that she lost her womb in the process of treating herself from the outcome of rape.
According to her, the State government must intervene to save females students from becoming a victim like her.
“I lost my womb, that is not even the issue, these boys are brutal, am not sure they are students.
“They are always hanging around dark spot in the night all over the campus and they will devour any lady that comes across their way.
“Please, send this message to whoever care to listen, Rape has become a common culture in AKSU”
A senior lecturer in the school who spoke with Nigeria Today revealed that the school management takes the issue of rape very seriously and has already dismissed some students who were caught in the act.
“We are a very discipline school, just like other schools, we have some bad eggs who are hiding to perpetuate this wickedness
“I can assure you that we have a task force on ground, management is not sleeping, we suspended 4 students last week and we won’t stop until we get to the root of this problem” she added