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Man jailed 7 years for raping 4-yr-old

By Onozure Dania

Lagos— A 21-year-old security man, Abubakar Muhammed, was, yesterday, sentenced to seven years imprisonment, by an Ikeja Magistrate Court, Lagos, for allegedly raping a four-year-old girl (names withheld) and stealing N45,000, from the victim’s mother.

Muhammed was sentenced to prison after he pleaded guilty to the crimes.

The incident was said to have occurred in Ikeja area of Lagos. The defendant was charged for defilement and stealing.

… another allgedly rapes 17-yr-old

Similarly, a 26-year-old man, Ahmed Hassan, was arraigned before the court, for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl.

The incident was said to have happened on August 28, at 5pm, at Onikisi Close in Ejigbo area of Lagos State.

The defendant was alleged to have had canal knowledge of the victim with his manhood and sachet water nylon.

He pleaded not guilty to the charges, while the magistrate granted him bail in the sum of N50,000, with two sureties in like sum.

The magistrate adjourned the case till October 24 for hearing.


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