14-Year Old Death: Group Accuses police Of Cover-up in Rape Case Autopsy Report

A civil society Organization, Coalition against gender based Violence Responders, has accused the police of attempting to compromise the autopsy report on the fourteen year old Keren Happuch Akpagher who  allegedly died of sepsis from the decayed condom Left inside her by unknown person.

Keren’s death Autopsy

The NGO while briefing journalists in Abuja on the outcome of the autopsy, says it still wants the immediate transfer of the case to the office of the Inspector General of Police in the interest of justice.

Keren Happuch Akpagher, the fourteen year old student of premier Academy LUGBE died in June 2021 from sepsis a complication from alleged condom Left inside of her by an unknown person.

since then it had been an endless wait for the release of the autopsy report to determine the cause of her death.
The long awaited report has been released but with another controversy trailing it.

The group says they have lost confidence in the ability of the FCT police command to continue with investigation in the matter.
It is therefore demanding the immediate transfer of the case to the office of the Inspector General of Police in the interest of justice.

The Head of the FCT Command’s  criminal investigation department FOM PAM JOSEPH, who confirmed the release of the autopsy report however explained that though the report confirmed the case of rape, the determination of who committed the rape can only be established through DNA test which the command is currently working on.

The Police assured all the parties concerned that it will make the report public once the investigation into everything connected to the death of Keren is concluded.

Source: AIT Online.