MAN BAGS TWO YEARS IMPRISONMENT FOR RAPING 8-YEAR-OLD GIRL
A Magistrate court sitting in Abeokuta, Ogun State has sentenced one Musa Anifowose, a 21-year-old man, to two years imprisonment for raping an eight-year-old girl.
The Prosecutor, Bukola Abolade, told the court that the convict committed the offence on May 1 at about 9:00 am, at his residence, at No. 6, Agbaje Street, Sabo Area of Ijebu-Ode.
According to the Prosecutor, the convict lured the girl to an abandoned building, while she was going on an errand for her mother, and forced himself on her.
Abolade said the offence contravenes section 33 of the Child Right Law of Ogun State.
The Magistrates, I. O Abudu after hearing the matter said that all the evidence tendered in court showed that the convict was guilty.
She hereby sentenced Anifowose to two years imprisonment without the option of fine.
The magistrate ordered that the convict be taken to the Oba correctional centre to serve his jail term.