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Woman gang raped and robbed by her social media friends

By Mason White 3:52 AM February 14, 2014
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By: Anika Rao
A man was arrested and three others are still on the run after being accused of gang raping a woman, a court in Nigeria has heard.

22-year-old Elizabeth John Adie of Nasarawa, told the court how she was raped by a group of men she met through the 2GO social media site.

22-year-old Agbo Emmanuel was charged with criminal conspiracy, intimidation, extortion, causing pain and rape. He was remanded into custody.

Bright Ochigbon, Junior Udewenga, and Anita, all of Aso Mararaba, are still running from police.

Adie told police that she got into a vehicle with the suspects, where she was threatened with knives.

The suspects took her bag, stole two BlackBerry phones and N8,000 ($50) in cash.

After stealing her belongings, the suspects took her to a house where they took chances raping her. The woman said that she tried to resist, but one of the suspects cut her with a knife.