SADNEWS : 40-year-old man rapes of 5-year-old girl

40-year-old man

40-year-old man rapes of 5-year-old girl

A man said to be 40 years old, Abiodun Akomolafe has been ordered by an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court to go and cool off his feet in prison after he allegedly raped a five-year-old innocent girl.

The prosecutor, Sgt. Ayodele Afolabi, told the court that the accused committed the offence on July 7 in Ado-Ekiti.

He said that the offence contravened Section 31 (2) of Child Rights Law of Ekiti State, 2012.

The prosecutor urged the court to keep the accused behind bars pending the receipt of legal advice from the office of Director of Public Prosecutions, DPPs.

The magistrate, Mrs Modupe Afeniforo, who rejected the plea of the accused, ordered that Akomolafe be remanded in prison and adjourned the case until August 13 for mention.

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