Lagos—The Police, yesterday, arraigned a 35-year-old businessman, Tizhe Ayuba, before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court in Lagos for allegedly fingering a six-year-old girl.
Ayuba, whose residential address was not given, is facing a one-count charge of defilement, preferred against him by the police.
The prosecutor, Sergeant Peace Chukwudi, told the court that the defendant committed the alleged offence on May 8 at 5:00p.m, at Aro Community, Lekki in Eti-Osa Local Government Area, Lagos State.
She said the Ayuba unlawfully defiled a six-year-old girl by fingering her private part.
The offence committed, according to the prosecutor, is Punishable Under Section 137 of the Criminal Law of Lagos State, 2015.