A Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered the remand of 40-year-old Idris Musa at the Correctional Services Centre, Makurdi, for allegedly raping and impregnating a 14-year-old girl.
Musa, who lives at Abinsi village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue, was charged with act of gross indecency and rape.
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However, the Magistrate, Mr Vincent Kor, did not take the plea of the defendant for want of jurisdiction.
Kor adjourned the matter until April 11 for further mention.
Earlier, the Prosecutor, Sgt. Jonah Uletu, told the court that the case was received at the state CID, Makurdi, from the Divisional Police Headquarters, Guma, on March 3.