NEWS: Court order man to be remanded in Kirikiri for raping 15-year-old wife’s sister

Court order man to be remanded in Kirikiri

Court order man to be remanded in Kirikiri for raping 15-year-old wife’s sister

A 32 years old man, Ademola Ojomu has been ordered by an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday to be remanded in prison custody for allegedly raping his wife’s 15 years old younger sister.

The Prosecutor, Insp. Christopher John, told the court that the accused committed the offence in 2016 at his residence.

He said that the victim had been staying with her sister and her husband since 2016 and that the accused had been having sexual intercourse with the 15-year-old girl since then.

“Ojomu had been sexually assaulting the girl on different occasions whenever his wife was not around, raping her.

“The case was reported at the police station and the accused was arrested for questioning”, the prosecutor said.

The accused, who resides at No 10, Albert St., Palmgroove, Lagos, is being tried for rape.

The Chief Magistrate, Mr P. E. Nwaka, ordered Ojomu, to go cool off his feet at the Kirikiri Prisons, while the case file was sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions for advice.

Nwaka adjourned the case until June 26 for mention.