25-Year-Old Man Has Been Arraigned For Defiling A 6-Year-Old Girl in Ekiti State
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. A 25-year-old man has been remanded at the Correctional Centre in Ado-Ekiti. The suspect was arrested and arraigned for allegedly raping a 6-year-old girl in Ekiti State. According to reports, the man's name is Segun Ige. Segun was arraigned before a Chief Magistrates Court for allegedly defiling a six-year-old girl. According to reports, the young man was arrested by the Ekiti State Police Command after he committed the crime.
Segun allegedly committed the offence in Oloje-Ekiti. Segun who lived in the neighbourhood, defiled the girl when her parents were not around. The police prosecutor in Ekiti, Leramo said disclosed to the court that the suspect was arrested after committing the crime in Oloje-Ekiti. Leramo said that the offence contravened Section 31(2) of Child’s Right Laws of Ekiti State, 2012. He urged the court to remand Segun in a correctional center pending legal advice from the office of Director of Public Prosecution. The Chief Magistrate, Mr Abdulhamid Lawal, adjourned the case till July 9th.