Pages Navigation Menu

Nigeria news, headlines, events , stories and all that is trending today

Court Remands Man, 42, Over Alleged Rape Of Teenager

RAPE PROTEST

An Ota Magistrates’ Court in Ogun on Friday remanded a 42-year-old man, Kolawole Shodimu, over an alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl.

However, the accused, who lives at No. 20, Owolabi St., Iloye, Ota, Ogun State, pleaded not guilty to the charge of rape

The Chief Magistrate, Mrs A.I. Adelaja, ordered that the accused should be remanded in prison custody pending the receipt of legal advice on the matter from the office of the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPPs).

Thereafter, the case was adjourned till April 29 for mention.

Earlier, the Prosecutor, Cpl. Abdulkareem Mustapha, had told the court that the accused committed the offence sometime in 2015 at his residence.

Mustapha said that the accused had an unlawful carnal Knowledge of the girl by sleeping with her which resulted into pregnancy.

He said that the offence contravened Section 221 of the Criminal Code Vol. 1, Laws of Ogun, 2006. (NAN)

The post Court Remands Man, 42, Over Alleged Rape Of Teenager appeared first on Nigerian News from Leadership News.

This post was syndicated from Nigerian News from Leadership News. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

Do you something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? Click here to ask

Follow us on twitter @NigeriaTodayNG

Also, Like us on facebook

Comments

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar
wpDiscuz

Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /home/nigtoday/public_html/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/modules/gravatar-hovercards.php on line 238
Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. Click here download now
Hello. Add your message here.