On the 22nd of May 2021, Comfort Benjamin went missing in Jos North, Plateau state.
It was gathered that Comfort was declared missing by her family members on the 22nd of May, after she was no where to be found to celebrate her birthday.
The Police were involved in the case and the family members and friends took to social media to call for help in finding her since it was on her birthday and she was not back.
Later on the evening of 23rd May 2021, the corpse of the 16 years old was found at Nasarawa Gwong in Jos North. According to the Police, she was raped and murdered.
Her sisterrr, Magdalene who confirmed the development, announced that Comfort was buried immediately her corpse was found.
“Comfort’s body was found TOTALLY naked. She was shredded off every clothing she had on, she was covered in blood. Blood on her legs, signs of strangulation on her neck and injuries to the head. Such wickedness!. All we want is justice for”
“Yes. Comfort has been buried and gone but the pains in our hearts is still 100% present. I cannot even begin to describe how this affected our mental state. I still can’t leave the house. There’s no interest… No strength. My mum is still being pressured to eat something,” she wrote.
Nigerians have taken to social media to demand Justice for the latest rape and murder victim with the hashtag #JusticeForComfortBenjamin
Listen to the testimony of Mary Benjamin, the elder sister of the deceased.
Comfort Benjamin photos below