Pastor David Onyekachuku of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, Gwarinpa branch, Abuja is in police custody on allegation of having carnal knowledge of a teenage girl and impregnating his victim.
Onyekachuku, according to a statement the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, released, started exploiting the teenager, a student of Junior Secondary School in Karmo area sexually after she lost her parents in 2018 and was homeless.
Under the guise of accommodating the teenage orphan, the 48-year old preyed on her, putting her in the family way.
In the statement NAPTIP Press and Public Relations, Mrs Stella Nezan, signed, it said the first time Onyekachuku raped his victim was during her birthday, adding that under interrogation he admitted to the crime but said he slept with her just twice and blamed evil for his action.
“During interrogation, the pastor with the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, confessed to have sexually abused the girl twice and attributed the evil act to the work of the devil,” it read.