An Iyaganku magistrates’ court sitting in Ibadan has ordered the remand of a 38-year-old park manager, Lukman Adegoke, at the Agodi correctional facility, Ibadan, for defiling a five-year-old girl.
The prosecutor, Insp Gbemisola Adedeji, had told the court that Lukman had unlawful sexual intercourse with the child on June 2, at Igbokojo area of Ibadan.
He said, “Lukman, one of the park managers at the Igbokojo Garage, defiled the daughter of a woman who sells noodles at the garage.
“After buying noodles from the mother, Lukman lured the victim to a corner where he defiled her.’’
The Magistrate, Mr S. H. Adebisi, did not take the plea of the defendant because of lack of jurisdiction, ordered his remand pending advice from the DPP and adjourned to July 11. (NAN)