Man who raped neighbour’s 7-year-old daughter arraigned | Dailytrust

Man who raped neighbour’s 7-year-old daughter arraigned

Rape
Rape

The Lagos State Police Command has arraigned a 27-year-old man before an Ebute-Metta magistrates’ court for defiling his neighbour’s seven-year-old daughter.

The police said the accused took advantage of the absence of the girl’s parents to engage her in unlawful sexual intercourse.

The prosecutor, ASP Paul, described the action of the accused as “animalistic” and that he was not fit to stay close to any girl child.

He said the accused initially denied the allegation until the girl testified before him and stated how it all happened.

The court did not take the plea of the accused and the Magistrate, Mrs O. M. Ajayi, ordered his remand the Kirikiri Correctional Centre, Lagos, pending when the DPP’s report will be ready.

 

Dear Reader,
Every day, we work hard to provide readers such as you with the most accurate, up-to-date, and comprehensive information. Quality journalism costs money. Today, we're asking that you support us to do more. Your support means that Daily Trust can keep offering journalism to everyone in the world. Sign up for as little as N1,000 to become a member. Learn more about our membership here

Bank transfers can be made to:
Zenith Bank
1017257739
Media Trust Ltd


Please send details of your bank transfer to the email or Whatsapp number below so that we can contact you.

If you have any questions, please let us know.

Inquiries:
Email: membership@dailytrust.com
Whatsapp: +234 806 990 3410