A forty five-year-old man has been remanded within the Correctional Centre for allegedly defiling a nine-year-old lady.
The suspect, a farmer, who was recognized as Sunday Igwe, was arraigned earlier than an Akure Justice of the Peace’s Courtroom for forcefully having the canal information of the minor.
It was gathered that Sunday, a father of 4 dedicated the crime on July 3, 2021 at Igunshin Camp in Ala axis of Akure Magisterial District with the offence stated to be opposite to and punishable below part 218 of the legal code cap 37 Legal guidelines of Ondo State 2006.
The prosecuting inspector, Augustine Omhenimhen, pleaded with the courtroom to remand the defendant on the Nigerian Correctional Centre pending the recommendation from the workplace of the Director of Public Safety, DPP.
The trial Justice of the Peace, O. R Yakubu, nevertheless, stated the offence dedicated is a capital one and that she lacked the ability to entertain it.
Yakubu ordered the police to duplicate the case file and ship it to the DPP for authorized recommendation and adjourned the case until November 1,2020 for point out.